Baylis, Françoise

 

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Françoise Baylis is University Research Professor at Dalhousie University. She is a philosopher whose innovative work in bioethics has stretched the very boundaries of the field. She is a member of the Order of Canada and the Order of Nova Scotia, as well as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. Baylis was one of the organizers of, and a key participant in, the 2015 International Summit on Human Gene Editing. She is a member of the WHO Expert Advisory Committee on Developing Global Standards for Governance and Oversight of Human Genome Editing.

 


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On her book Altered Inheritance: CRISPR and the Ethics of Human Genome Editing
(Our Cover Feature of February 05, 2020)