Robert M. Friedman, PhD

VP for Policy & University Relations

AREA OF SCIENCE

Though trained as a scientist (ecology and environmental science), I now focus on understanding the societal and policy implications of emerging technologies, particularly in the life sciences. See bio.

VOCABULARY

  • Technology Assessment
  • Horizon Scanning
  • Risk/Benefit Analysis
  • Precautionary Principle
  • Belmont Principles
  • Public Participation
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Gene Drives
  • Genome Editing
  • Xenotransplantation

VIDEO

Robert Friedman Interview