August seminars at Maine Medical Center, Portland ME

Monday, August 21st

MMCRI’s Responsible Conduct of Research Program: “Emerging ethical issues in CRISPR Genome Editing”

When: 10 a.m. – noon

Where: MMCRI Conference Room 1, 81 Research Drive, Scarborough, Maine 04074

Driving directions can be found here:,+Scarborough,+ME+04074/@43.6043304,-70.3163225,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m8!4m7!1m0!1m5!1m1!1s0x4cb29f2d859c4b03:0x82df8e8395fe57da!2m2!1d-70.3141338!2d43.6043304 .

Parking is readily available.

In case you missed it and are curious, here’s the PDF presentation.Camporesi CRISPR Embryo Research_MMRCI 08.21.17


Monday, August 28th

“Gene Enhancement and Gene Doping: The Next Big Threat to the Spirit of Sport?” 

When: 5:30-6:30 pm

maine-medical-center-officeWhere: Dana Center Room #7, Maine Medical Center, 22 Bramhall Street, Portland, ME  04102.

Driving directions can be found here:,+22+Bramhall+St,+Portland,+ME+04102/@43.6532432,-70.2761836,15z/data=!4m15!1m6!3m5!1s0x0:0x6989275d62158ce0!2sMaine+Medical+Center!8m2!3d43.6532432!4d-70.2761836!4m7!1m0!1m5!1m1!1s0x4cb29c0f43c0b393:0x6989275d62158ce0!2m2!1d-70.2761836!2d43.6532432 .

Best parking:  South Lot at 107 Chadwick Street, Portland is free for Patients and Visitors and located on the corner of Vaughn and Chadwick Streets. Streets around the hospital are generally posted by the City of Portland as one-hour parking zones.

All are welcome!

In case you missed it and are curious, here’s the PDF presentation Silvia Gene Enhancement MMC 08 28 17

Contact for these two seminars:

Leisa Collins, M.Ed., Program Coordinator, Center for Molecular Medicine, Maine Medical Center Research Institute




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