Professor Robin F. Wilson on Jesse Gelsinger and Nanotechnology

Robin WilsonProfessor Robin F. Wilson, the Class of 1958 Law Alumni Professor of Law, has given several presentations about her work involving the case of Jesse Gelsinger, the first person to have publicly died from his involvement in a clinical trial for gene therapy. Prof. Wilson presented at the SUNY Upstate Medical University on September 15, the Syracuse College of Law on September 16, the Achieving Excellence in Clinical Research Conference on September 23, and the Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy at Loyola University Chicago School of Law on September 22.

Professor Wilson has also recently spoke about nanotechnologies, their use in cosmetics and sunscreens, and the potential harm this may cause consumers. She spoke at Yeditepe University in Istanbul, Turkey on October 1 and before the 2d World Congress International Academy of Nanomedicine in Antalya, Turkey on October 6.

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