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New Meetup: From Bench to Bank to Breakthrough:New directions in stem cell ethics and policy

From: Mike
Sent on: Monday, November 8, 2010 7:25 PM
Announcing a new Meetup for The San Antonio Science Caf?!

What: From Bench to Bank to Breakthrough:New directions in stem cell ethics and policy

When: Monday, November 15,[masked]:30 PM

Where: UT Health Science Center
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229

This ought to generate some interesting thought and conversations. Let's group up during the reception at 5:30. For new members, you can use the photos to identify other members. Just walk right up and say hey. We'll relocate to a more social atmosphere after the presentation for continued discussion among the group. So hang around a bit after the presentation has concluded.

Monday, November 15, 2010
Reception and Book Signing (San Antonio only): 5-5:45 PM
Presentation: 6-8 PM

UT Health Science Center Room 3.104
7703 Floyd Curl Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78229

About the Speaker:
Christopher Thomas Scott is the director of the Stanford University Program on Stem Cells in Society, a faculty member and senior research scholar at the Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics, a Brocher Institute Fellow and an associate fellow at King's College, London and the University of Sheffield.
His research focuses on the social, economic, political, and ethical dimensions of regenerative medicine. He has authored over 70 publications, and his book, Stem Cell Now (2007) has been translated into five languages. Mr. Scott was the former Assistant Vice Chancellor at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and held several senior positions at Stanford. He was a co-founder of Acumen Sciences, and a founding editor of the award-winning Acumen Journal of Sciences. He is regularly featured in national and international media coverage of bioethics and stem cell research.

The Topic:
Mr. Scott will be speaking on the ethics of stem cell research.

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