In May 2019, over 25 alumni of the Sinai and Synapses Fellowship came together to discuss topics they were working on in their own personal or professional fields. Those conversations generated several podcasts, and this one, focusing on “Genetic Engineering For The Rest of Us,” features Stefanie Leacock, Arvin Gouw, Megan Powell Cuzzolino and Heather Wax, and was hosted by Zack Jackson.

With advances in genetic knowledge and genetic engineering, how do we explain and explore the ethical questions with non-scientists? How much knowledge should be required before contributing an opinion? And how can experts communicate these complicated, nuanced topics to laypeople?

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