MPTV Events

4th Street Forum - "From Genetic Testing to Genomic Mapping: Red Flag or Green Light?"

Thursday, April 18, 2013 / 12:00 pm


4th Street Forum -

Join the MPTV audience at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

This program is in collaboration with MCW's Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities.

Medical College of Wisconsin,
Alumni Center
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Visitor Parking: Across from the Medical College of Wisconsin

It's an exciting time for genomic research and the possibility that each of us can discover our own DNA roadmap. But are their dangers too? What are the issues we should consider before moving ahead? This week we're ON THE ROAD to the Medical College of Wisconsin and Medical Humanities for our final program of the season.

Hosted by MARCUS WHITE,
Vice President of Community Partnerships for the Greater Milwaukee Foundation.

Guests:

HOWARD JACOB, PhD, Director, Human and Molecular Genetics Center, Medical College of Wisconsin.

RICK KITTLES, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, U of Illinois at Chicago.

PILAR OSSARIO, JD, Associate Professor of Law and Bioethics, UW-Madison School of Law.

KIM STRONG, PhD, Assistant Professor of Bioethics and Medical Humanities, Medical College of Wisconsin

CAN'T ATTEND? Watch on Milwaukee Public Television, Channel 36.1 - Friday, 9 PM and Sunday, 9 AM or at www.mptv.org/shows/fourth_street_forum/.