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June 2016
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Christ the King church – Cambridge

June 26, 8:45 am - 9:45 am
Christ the King – Cambridge,
Cambridge, MA United States

pgEd is excited to visit the Christ the King Presbyterian Church in Cambridge for a conversation about personal genetics with members of the congregation.

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Festival of Genomics Boston

June 27 - June 29
Boston Convention and Exhibition Center,
Boston, MA United States

pgEd will be returning to exhibit at this year’s Festival of Genomics in Boston. Our booth will provide a forum for discussing efforts to increase awareness and conversation and developing new partnerships. Also, check out the session on Space Exploration that pgEd director, Ting Wu, will be chairing on June 28 at 6:30pm. Join Ting and NASA scientists for an exciting session on genetics and the implications for space travel.

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JAX Teaching the Genome Generation course in CT

June 27 - July 1
Trinity College,
Hartford, CT United States
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pgEd’s Dana Waring is looking forward to returning to Connecticut for the second year of the Teaching the Genome Generation course for high school STEM teachers, organized by the Jackson Laboratory. This hands-on course will focus on modern Genomic Biology and will cover 1) Molecular Biology Techniques in the Laboratory, 2) Use of Bioinformatics and Genome Databases, and 3) Social, Ethical, and Legal Topics in Personal Genetics. Dana will be teaching the social, ethical and legal dimensions of the course, which is supported by a Science Education Partnership Award from the…

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July 2016
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Project Success workshop

July 1, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Harvard Medical School,
Boston, MA United States
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Lauren is excited to return to teach with Project Success: Opening the Door to Biomedical Careers, a program for Boston and Cambridge high school students to participate in summer research internships at Harvard Medical School and its affiliated institutions, as well as seminars and workshops given by faculty and administrators, site visits, and career counseling.

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JAX Teaching the Genome Generation course

July 11 - July 15
The Jackson Lab,
Bar Harbor, ME United States
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pgEd’s Dana Waring is looking forward to returning to Bar Harbor, Maine for the second year of the Teaching the Genome Generation course for high school STEM teachers at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine. This hands-on course will focus on modern Genomic Biology and will cover 1) Molecular Biology Techniques in the Laboratory, 2) Use of Bioinformatics and Genome Databases, and 3) Social, Ethical, and Legal Topics in Personal Genetics. Dana will be teaching the social, ethical and legal dimensions of the course, which is supported by a Science…

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Summer Institute: Genetics and Social Justice

July 19, 9:00 am - July 21, 3:30 pm
Harvard Medical School,
Boston, MA United States

Professional Development for Teachers and Administrators from all disciplines Registration is now closed. If you would like to be added to our wait list, please email ltomaselli@pged.med.harvard.edu. Earn up to 18 PDPs Stipend: $200 for 3-day attendance, $67/day for one or two days Social Studies, biology, humanities, health, law and government teachers and administrators encouraged to attend (all content teachers welcome); grades 8 – 12, college professors welcome. Overview: High school students are among the first generation that will have…

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October 2016
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ASHG annual meeting

October 18 - October 22
Vancouver Convention Centre,
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

pgEd is looking forward to heading to Vancouver this fall for the annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics. Marnie will be moderating an invited session entitled “Education in Action: Meeting the Challenges of 21st Century Genetics” on Wednesday, October 19 from 11am-1pm. Ting will be one of the speakers featured in this session to highlight pgEd’s programs and the urgency for engaging all communities in conversations about genetics. Stay tuned for more details!

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ASHG HS workshop

October 18, 8:15 am - 2:40 pm
Vancouver Convention Centre,
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

pgEd is excited to meet with Vancouver high school students and teachers for a workshop about athletics and genetics. We love participating in this annual event organized by the American Society of Human Genetics!

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