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Subject: Health: Medicine

Genetic Testing and Breast Cancer Series

Each year the World Congress of Bioethics hosts a conference which features symposiums on Bioethics, which is the study of the ethical, social, legal, philosophical and other related issues arising in health care, as well as other biological sciences. This classic series supported by the Stanford University Center Click for more

1. Introduction: Ethical Dilemmas 1

1. Introduction: Ethical Dilemmas 1

This program looks at the genetics of breast cancer, ethical dilemmas involved in gene testing for breast cancer susceptibility, and counseling. Featured speakers include Thomas A. Raffin, Co-Director, Stanford Program in Genomics, Ethics and Society; Eugene Bauer, M.D. Dean, Stanford University School of Medical; Jan Leschly, Chief Executive, SmithKline Beecham Corporation; and Henry T. Greely, J.D., Chair, Stanford Program in Genomics, Ethics and Society, who outlines 10 important recommendations about BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 testing. 99/07DE SCA 45 min.





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