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The summary of the proceedings of the Second International Summit on Human Genome Editing were released on January 10, 2019 at 11 a.m. EST.  CSTL Co-Chair David Baltimore chaired the committee that organized the summit.
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The Second International Summit on Human Genome Editing, organized by a committee led by CSTL Co-chair David Baltimore, concluded in Hong Kong on November 29, 2018. Read about the project, the organizing committee’s concluding statement, and press coverage.
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The public release of the report of the Committee on the Future of Voting: Accessible, Reliable, Verifiable Technology took place on September 6, 2018 at 11 a.m. EDT.  Read more
Science Policy Education Modules
In light of the ever-increasing role that science plays in policy decisions, nine educational modules were developed by an ad hoc CSTL committee to highlight the role of science in decision-making for professional school students, with a particular emphasis on scientific and statistical methods of inference. Each module is designed to elucidate competencies in science and technology that are generalizable across contexts. All are free to download.
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Second International Summit on Human Genome Editing: Continuing the Global Discussion, Proceedings o ...
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Second International Summit on Human Genome Editing
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Report Release: "Securing the Vote: Protecting American Democracy"
Science Policy Education Modules
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Science Policy Decision-Making: Educational Modules
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CSTL PROJECTS IN THE NEWS

Media coverage of CSTL projects and activities is available via the
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2nd Int'l Summit on Human Genome Editing
Climate Intervention
Neuroforensics
Future of Voting

Dual Use Research of Concern 
1st Int'l Human Gene Editing Summit
University Research Regulations

Gain-of-Function Research
Eyewitness Identification
Synthetic Biology Forum
International Animal Research Regulations
H5N1 Research Controversy
Reference Manual on Scientific Evidence, Third Edition
Six Party Synthetic Biology Symposia
Anthrax Mailings Report
University Intellectual Property
Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing
Synthetic Biology Symposium
Forensic Science
Science and Security   
Human Dosing Studies

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