Michigan State Medical Society MSS
The Michigan State Medical Society Medical Student Section presents Dr. Jodyn Platt, PhD, MPH speaking about, "Commercialization of biospecimens in biobanks: Implications for policy and practice."
6:00-7:30 PM — Hors d’oeuvres and networking
7:30-8:30 PM — CME program
8:30-9:00 PM — Q&A and Closing Remarks
At the end of this activity, attendees should be able to:
Describe how biobank specimens are utilized by research and commercial entities.
Explain the role of biobanks in the emerging practice of personalized medicine.
Identify changes to the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects that take effect in January 2019, specifically with regards to “broad consent” and biospecimen use for commercial profit.
6:00pm - 9:00pm EST
The Townsend Hotel