Science + Science Writing: The #CRISPRtwins story

Science + Science Writing: The #CRISPRtwins story

Two journalists who reported the year's most startling story in science — the birth of genetically modified human twins in China — reflect on the story's lessons with an expert who consulted with both outlets. Come for a discussion of the science, ethics, and journalism behind a story that shook science to its foundations and is still reverberating.

Time:
Monday, October 28th, 8:30 am to 9:30 am
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Location:
Alumni Ballroom, Nittany Lion Inn
Speaker(s):
Marilynn Marchione
  Chief medical writer, The Associated Press
Kiran Musunuru
  Associate professor of cardiovascular medicine and genetics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Antonio Regalado
  Biomedicine editor, MIT Technology Review
Dan Vergano
  Science reporter, BuzzFeed News
Moderator(s):
Dan Vergano
  Science reporter, BuzzFeed News