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Discussing the Future of Genetic Engineering: In Humans and Beyond

  • What is Genome Engineering?
  • How is Genome Engineering being used?
  • What are the societal implications?



Dr. Perry Hackett

Professor, Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development, Center for Genome Engineering at the University of Minnesota

Dr. Karen Meagher

Mayo Clinic Bioethicist

Adam Sychla

GWG Executive Officer

Free and Open to the Public

Accessible to people of any background. An opportunity to learn about a new topic, share your opinions, and envision the future.

Share your Ideas

UMN Genome Engineers, Dr. Perry Hackett and Adam Sychla, will provide an introductory background on these topics and Mayo Bioethicist, Dr. Karen Meagher will bring forward discussions about the ethics of Genome Engineering.


Roseville Public Library
Community Program Room
2180 North Hamline Ave
Roseville, MN


12-3 p.m.
Saturday, February 9th, 2019