The Precision Medicine and Society (PM&S) Program was established as part of the University’s overall Precision Medicine Initiative to address the ethical, legal, economic, social, and humanistic issues relating to precision medicine and advances in genomics. As part of this effort, the PM&S Program is pleased to issue a request for workshop and seminar proposals. This call for proposals is aimed at encouraging the Columbia community to explore the issues critical to realizing the potential benefits of precision medicine in an equitable fashion.
Potential topics include:
- Economics of Precision Medicine
- Social Impact of Precision Medicine
- Benefits and Challenges of Genomic Reproductive Technologies
- Legal Aspects of Precision Medicine
- Precision Medicine and the Humanities
Faculty, research scholars and research scientists across the University are eligible to apply for funding. At least one applicant per workshop or seminar team must be a full-time faculty member.
Submission Deadline: December 15, 2017. For more information, please visit the Columbia Precision Medicine website.