American Association for the Advancement of Science

AAAS Event:
Science Matters - CRISPR Gene Editing

Join us at the AAAS Event: Science Matters - CRISPR Gene Editing in Washington, D.C.

Thursday, September 27, 2018
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Cocktail reception with light fare immediately following.

AAAS Headquarters 
1200 New York Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20005

We are taking the latest scientific discoveries from the pages of Science and bringing them to you in a live interactive format. This exciting new series will kick-off with a focus on CRISPR gene editing, which was featured in the August 31 special issue of Science entitled “Technologies Transforming Biology.” Join us to learn more about how CRISPR is changing science, medicine, agriculture and the food industry.

  • Special Guest - Rodolphe Barrangou, Ph.D.
  • Moderator - Valda Vinson, Ph.D., Editor, Research, Science
  • Moderator - Jon Cohen, News Writer, Science



Registration and attendance at, or participation in the Science Matters event, constitutes an agreement by the registrant to permit AAAS to use and distribute (both now and in the future) the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in photographs, video, audio, and electronic reproductions of such events and activities.