Eugenics By The Backdoor? Analyzing Perspectives on the Gay Gene

Shivesh Shouria
SocGen 20other21

If a gay gene were to exist, what would that mean for reproductive technologies?

Examining Germ-Line Gene-Editing Through a Bioethical Lens

Sarah Maraach
SocGen 20other21

Is germ-line gene-editing ethical or will it bring back eugenics?

Race and Heat: Occupational Risk in Regards to Heat Exposure

Desiree Eshraghi, Christine King, Chelsea Tran
SocGen 20other21

Racial minorities are more likely to experience higher occupational heat exposure and suffer worse from heat-related illnesses.

Race-Specific Hypertension Guidelines and the Abolition of Race Correction in Medicine

Leah Savage
SocGen 20other21

In an age of anti-racism that often looks like doctors being encouraged to interrogate implicit biases they may harbor, a more insidious beast undermines efforts towards equity in healthcare: ascriptions of race as biological in biomedical research and consequential medical guidelines.

Society Through DNA: The Search for Answers in Our Genes

Luis Torres
SocGen 20other21

While our humanity leaves us with endless questions, genetics may only be giving us some of the answers.