At the Cutting Edge of Stem Cell Science - Ethical and Policy Issues - An intensive seminar in bioethics

At the Cutting Edge of Stem Cell Science...Ethical and Policy Issues


We regret to announce the 2010 Course will NOT take place as originally scheduled June 8 - 12, 2010.


Any information regarding 2011 Course dates will be posted here.


If you would like to be notified on future Course dates, please send us e-mail us [ here ] and your contact info will be kept on file and you will be notified if/when the 2010 Course is re-scheduled or 2011 Course is scheduled.



Space is limited to ensure a more personal experience for each participant. Reserve your spot as soon as possible to take advantage of the early bird savings. We expect this first summer intensive course to sell out.







Tuition includes all programming, lunches each day and evening reception.


Standard Tuition:

$1,500.00 (before April 1)

$1,750.00 (after April 1)


Institutional Tuition:

Includes government, research investigative review boards,and academic institutions


Post-Doctoral and Graduate Student Tuition:



No refunds after April 15.





How to Register


On-line, by phone or by fax.





Beginning the afternoon of Tuesday, June 8, the in-depth seminar will include topical lectures, case studies and discussions through early afternoon Saturday, June 12. Participants also will have the opportunity to interact informally with each other as well as the instructors and take in all that Boston has to offer. Attendees will receive a certificate of completion from the Harvard Stem Cell Institute and the Department of Bioethics at Case Western Reserve University.




Faculty from Harvard Stem Cell Research Institute, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Harvard University will lead sessions and encourage debate in the following areas More...




Conference Schedule

Tentative and Subject to Change

Rev. 12/11/09


Conference Brochure

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Conference Poster

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Who Should Attend

  • Stem cell research oversight committee members

  • Policymakers

  • Bioethicists

  • Patient advocates

  • Industry representatives

  • Clinicians

  • Scientists

Open to anyone,

regardless of degree or background