The event will feature a screening of the documentary 'Nova, Calling the Shots.' This documentary examines vaccines, their role in preventing disease and concerns parents may have about their safety. It also highlights some of the reasons behind anti-vaccine sentiments.
Genomic Medicine: Levels of Evidence for Proving Clinical Utility [spacer] Thomas J. White, Ph.D. Regents' Lecturer, UC Berkeley 2012-2013 [spacer] The application of massively parallel genomic DNA sequencing methods is transforming the practice of medicine – particularly in oncology where companion diagnostic tests are intended to aid physicians in selecting appropriate therapies for individual patients.…Find out more
Two Experiments in Neuroethics: Functional Brain Imaging and Population-Based Research [spacer] Winston Chiong, MD, PhD [spacer] [spacer] We are pleased to announce that Dr. Chiong is the newest member of the Consortium team and will be serving as our Associate Director. Please join us on October 21st to meet and welcome him, and to…Find out more
Invisible Threat explores the science of vaccination and how fears and misconceptions have lead some parents to delay or decline vaccinating their children. This 40-minute independent, award-winning documentary was created by the students in Carlsbad High School, in South California. The film earned praise for more than fifty organizations, including the CDC, the Children’s Hospital of…Find out more