Meeting

Public discussion meeting for the report "Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques: Ethical, Social, and Policy Considerations"


When: March 21, 2016 (1:30 PM Eastern)
Where: National Academy of Sciences Building (Lecture Room) • 2120 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20418

Topics Biomedical and Health Research, Children, Youth and Families, Diseases
Activity: Ethical and Social Policy Considerations of Novel Techniques for Prevention of Maternal Transmission of Mitochondrial DNA Diseases
Board: Board on Health Sciences Policy

The Committee on Ethical and Social Policy Considerations of Novel Techniques for Prevention of Maternal Transmission of Mitochondrial DNA Diseases will hold a public discussion about its report "Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques: Ethical, Social, and Policy Considerations" on Monday, March 21, from 1:30 PM ET to 3:00 PM ET in the Lecture Room of the National Academy of Sciences Building, located at 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20418. The event will be open to the public and will also be webcast if you would like to attend remotely. If you wish to attend the public release, either in person or via webcast, please register at this link.

In advance of the public discussion meeting, please submit any questions you may have about the committee's report to mitoethics@nas.edu or via the registration link.

To view or download the report as a PDF, please visit the report page.

**The archived webcast for this meeting will be posted shortly**

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