CRISPR: A Bioethical Discussion on gene editing

Featuring Dr. Christopher Thompson

Date & Time:

Thursday, February 28, 2019
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Free and open to the public.


3M Auditorium, Owens Science Hall

University of St. Thomas, St. Paul Campus

In Laudato si’ Pope Francis called for a deeper discernment on the part of Catholics concerning our use of creation and its creatures. The emergence of bioethical technology, (e.g. crisper) only heightens the for developing the basic outlines of a Catholic protocol surrounding these vital issues. 

This event is a first in a series of conversations dedicated to crafting the basic features of a Catholic protocol pertaining to the care of creation and its creatures might begin to take shape.  

More information to come













































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