Genetics & Epigenetics

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Reconciling Past Injustices: Building a future in African American genomics
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Reconciling Past Injustices: Building a future in African American genomics

Dr. Fatimah Jackson presents an overview of Cobb Research Lab Studies as a model for science practice and community engagement.
Humans and Race
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New Film Series Explores Science’s Role in Fighting Racism

Adam D. Cohen

DoSER has launched a new film series that explores human evolution, the history of scientific racism, and the lack of…
Humans and Race
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Humans and Race

A new video series from AAAS DoSER exploring the past and present intersections of science and racism. This series will explore difficult topics such…
Science: The Wide Angle Film Series 2
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Science: The Wide Angle Film Series

AAAS DoSER, in collaboration with Fourth Line Films, has produced an exciting series of short films to spark discussion of…
Seminary Faculty Engage on Scientific Topics at AAAS Retreat
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Seminary Faculty Engage on Scientific Topics at AAAS Retreat

Curtis L. Baxter III

In the summer of 2019, faculty leaders from seventeen North American seminaries, along with scientific and theological experts, gathered near…
DoSER Supports Scientists Who Connect with Religious Communities
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DoSER Supports Scientists Who Connect with Religious Communities

Katherine Lee

Dr. Fatimah Jackson and Dr. Nalini Nadkarni foster science engagement with faith communities.
Awe & Wonder: Scientists Reflect on Their Vocations 2
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To Be Human: Genetics, Origins, and Identity

What does it mean to be human? In this film, Drs. Georgia M. Dunston, Frans De Waal, and Rick Potts…
The Tapestry of Health: Genetic Diversity, History, and Cultural Identity
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The Tapestry of Health: Genetic Diversity, History, and Cultural Identity

Scientific and cultural perspectives on human diversity, including concepts of “race” and ancestry, have shifted dramatically over the centuries. In…
Are We Only Our Genes?
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Are We Only Our Genes?

Almost 200 people joined DoSER on December 13 for the 2012 Annual Holiday Lecture which explored the complex relationship between…