Genomics for Law provides a unique framework to review the history and basics of genomics research as well as explore how genomics has and will continue to, interact with the law.
Throughout this course you will explore the implications of genomics research on law, as well as law’s influence and implications on genomics research, as it pertains to the following topics:
Genomics and Criminal Law
Genomics and Criminal Procedure
Intellectual Property Protection and Biotechnology
Genomics and Tort Law
Genomics and Privacy Law
Legal and Ethical Issues in Genomics
This course can be taken to fulfil continuing legal education (CLE) credits for practising lawyers. 9 MCLE hours have been approved in Illinois.
Dr. Gene E. Robinson Director, Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology; Swanlund Chair; Center for Advanced Study Professor of Entomology and Neuroscience
Dr. Jennifer K. Robbennolt Associate Dean for Research, Alice Curtis Campbell Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology, Co-Director, Illinois Program on Law, Behavior and Social Science College of Law
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