The Media and the Personal Genetics Revolution

Saturday, February 16, 2013
Room 203 (Hynes Convention Center)
Matthew Herper , Forbes, New York, NY
Matthew Herper is a journalist covering science and medicine for Forbes, where he is currently Senior Editor. He is also a blogger on, where he writes "The Medicine Show." Matthew has written extensively on topics ranging from genomics to drug safety. His talk will describe the process of translating cutting-edge genomics into a readable story and the difficulties of good science communication.