Returning Genetic Results in Biobanks

Dr. Roberts presented at the Brocher Foundation workshop on “Returning Genetic Results in Biobanks: Opening an International Dialogue,” in Hermance, Switzerland.
11/19/2013

Launched in 2006, the Brocher Foundation is a non-profit foundation created to host scientists and experts in the ethical, legal and social implications of the development of medical research and biotechnologies. On November 19-21, 2013, the Brocher Foundation held an invitational workshop, bring together 31 leading researchers and scholars from around the world to explore the issue of feedback of incidental findings and results to research participants. At the workshop, Dr. Scott Roberts presented on "What findings should be offered to research participants whose data and specimens are archived in biobanks?"

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