ELSI Committee

The Ethical, Legal and Social Issues (ELSI) committee is responsible for identifying, anticipating and being responsive to ELSI that concern IGES and the broad genetic epidemiology community. Its activities contribute to the development of guidelines, education, outreach material and activities on ELSI that are relevant to the IGES community.

Marie-Pierre Dubé (Chair)
Montréal Heart Institute
Montréal, Canada

Denise Daley (IGES Board Rep)
University of British Columbia

Euijung Ryu
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA
Ronnie Sebro 
Mayo Cinic, 
Yeunjoo Song
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH, USA
Mohamad Saad
Qatar Computing Research Institute, Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Doha, Qatar

Chao Xing
UT South Western
Dallas, TX, USA

Jiang Gui
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH, USA
Burcu Darst
University of Southern California,
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Xuexia Wang
University of North Texas
Denton, TX, USA
Fasil Tekola Avele
Besthesda, MD, USA
Amke Caliebe
University of Kiel
University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein

Kiel, Germany


Past ELSI Committee Members