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Posted: Monday, April 8, 2013 1:24 pm

Wake Forest University and Baylor University will jointly sponsor “After the Genome: The Language of our Biotechnical Future,” April 12-13 at Benson University Center on the Wake Forest campus. Speakers at the bioethics conference will discuss how language is shaping medical ethics, religion and visions of the biotechnological future.

Fourteen scholars in the fields of medicine, science, religion and communication will be featured, including Ken Starr, the president of Baylor University; Dr. Anthony Atala, the director of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine; Nancy M.P. King, professor of social sciences and health policy at the Wake Forest School of Medicine and co-director of the Master of Arts in Bioethics program and the Center for Bioethics, Health and Society at Wake Forest University; and Ezra E.H. Griffith, professor of psychiatry and African American studies, emeritus, and senior research scientist at Yale School of Medicine.

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