September 17-18, 2004
Harvard University
Kennedy School of Government
79 John F. Kennedy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Agenda

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Friday, September 17, 2004
     
11:30 - 12:00 PM   Registration
     
12:00 - 1:00   Welcome Lunch, ASLME Welcome/Goals
     
Public Forum: DNA Fingerprinting and Civil Liberties
Bell Hall, Belfer Building
     
1:00 - 1:30 PM   Philip R. Reilly, Interleukin Genetics, Inc.
Overview of Legal and Policy Issues Surrounding Access to
Genetic Information
     
1:30 - 2:00   Amitai Etzioni, George Washington University
Social Concepts of Privacy
     
2:00 - 2:30   Paul C. Giannelli, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Legal Issues and Forensic Science
     
2:30 - 3:00   Q & A
     
3:00 - 3:30   BREAK
     
3:30 - 4:00   Sheila Jasanoff, John F. Kennedy School of Government
Science, Truth and Justice
     
4:00 - 4:30   Judge Andre Davis, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
Science in the Courtroom-A View from the Bench
     
4:30 - 5:00   Q & A
     
5:00 - 6:00   Film and Discussion - Mark Rothstein, University of Louisville
     
Reception and Dinner
Harvard Faculty Club
     
6:30 PM   Reception and Working Dinner for Workshop 2 participants
     
Saturday, September 18, 2004
Malkin Penthouse, Littauer Building
     
7:45 - 8:30 AM   Continental Breakfast
     
Session 1: Widening the Net - Search Strategies and DNA Collections
Moderator for Session 1: Mark Rothstein
     
8:30 - 9:00 AM   Frederick R. Bieber, Harvard Medical School
Kinship and the possibilities of low stringency data searches
     
9:00 - 9:30   Robin Williams, University of Durham, United Kingdom
Making Do with Partial Matches: DNA Intelligence and Criminal
Investigations in the United Kingdom
     
9:30 - 9:45   Q & A
     
9:45 - 10:00   BREAK
     
10:00 - 11:15   Breakout session 1
Session leaders: Frederick R. Bieber, Harvard Medical School, David Lazer, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Benjamin W. Moulton, ASLME, Mark Rothstein, University of Louisville
     
11:15- 11:30   BREAK/Session Leader Meeting
     
11:30 - 12:30 PM   Report Back/Discussion
     
12:30 - 1:30   LUNCH
     
Session 2: Autonomy of Science in the Criminal Justice System
Moderator for Session 2: Mark Rothstein
     
1:30 - 2:00 PM   Robert Gaensslen, University of Illinois-Chicago
Autonomy and the Practice of Forensic Science
     
2:00 - 2:30   George Castelle, Office of the Public Defender, Charleston, West Virginia
Autonomy and Science - A Defense Advocate’s View
     
2:30 - 2:45   Q & A
     
2:45 - 3:00   BREAK
     
3:00 - 4:15   Breakout session 2:
Session leaders: Frederick R. Bieber, David Lazer, Benjamin W. Moulton, Mark Rothstein
     
4:15 - 4:30   BREAK/coffee/snack/session leader meeting
     
4:30 - 5:30   Report Backs/Discussion
     
5:30 - 5:45   Mark Rothstein
Summary of Workshop 2
Challenges ahead
Preview of future workshop topics and dates
Solicit discussion
     
5:45 PM   Adjourn