July 3, 2018

Michigan Public Health Receives NIH Grant to Develop Training Program in Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Genomic Science

The University of Michigan School of Public Health has received federal funding to launch an integrated, interdisciplinary fellowship program that will provide training in the ethical, legal, and social implications (ELSI) of genomic science. GCP MS/MPH Dual Degree Students to participate.

Led by Scott Roberts, professor of health behavior and health education at Michigan Public Health, the ELSI Research Training Program is funded by a T32 training grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Human Genome Research Institute and will launch in fall 2018.

Program Manager:

Rebecca Ferber, MPH
University of Michigan School of Public Health
1415 Washington Heights, Room 2810
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2029
Phone: 734-763-2881
Email: rebmorri@umich.edu

Program Director:

Scott Roberts, PhD
Professor
University of Michigan School of Public Health
Department of Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: 734-936-9854
Email: jscottr@umich.edu
https://sph.umich.edu/faculty-profiles/roberts-j.html