Date: 23 November 2021 (Tuesday)
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. (Hong Kong Time) / 1:00 p.m - 2:45 p.m. (Sydney/Melbourne Time) / 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. (New Zealand Time)
Venue: The seminar will be conducted via Zoom. The meeting ID will be sent to registrants by email.
1. Prof. Ainsley Newson, Professor of Bioethics, Sydney Health Ethics, Sydney School of Public Health, The University of Sydney
(Topic: “Ethical Issues in Large-Scale Reproductive Genetic Carrier Screening Programs: A View from Australia”)
2. Dr. Calvin Wai Loon Ho, Co-Director, Centre for Medical Ethics and Law; Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong
(Topic: “Responsible Implementation of Expanded Prenatal Genetic Testing in Hong Kong and Singapore: Whose Job Is It?”)
1. Prof. Catherine Mills, Director, Monash Bioethics Centre, Monash University
2. Ms. Josephine Johnston, Director of Research; Research Scholar, The Hastings Center
Registration: Please click here (Deadline: 22 November 2021 at 10:00 a.m., Hong Kong Time)
Abstracts & Biographies of Speakers/Discussants: Please click here
Presentation slides by Prof. Ainsley Newson - "Ethical Issues in Large-Scale Reproductive Genetic Carrier Screening Programs: A View from Australia"
Presentation slides by Dr. Calvin Wai Loon Ho - "Responsible Implementation of Expanded Prenatal Genetic Testing in Hong Kong and Singapore: Whose Job Is It?"
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