By National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Board on Life Sciences, Committee on Education on Dual Use Issues in the Life Sciences

The demanding situations and possibilities for schooling approximately twin Use concerns within the existence Sciences workshop was once held to interact the lifestyles sciences group at the specific safeguard matters relating to learn with twin use capability. greater than 60 members from virtually 30 nations took half and incorporated training existence scientists, bioethics and biosecurity practitioners, and specialists within the layout of academic courses. The workshop sought to spot a baseline approximately (1) the level to which twin use matters are at the moment being integrated in postsecondary schooling (undergraduate and postgraduate) within the lifestyles sciences; (2) in what contexts that schooling is going on (e.g., in formal coursework, casual settings, as stand-alone matters or a part of extra basic education, and in what fields); and (3) what on-line academic fabrics addressing study within the existence sciences with twin use capability exist already.

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