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CPG Centre of Genomics and policy

Team Member

Kristina Kékesi-Lafrance

Research Assistant

Kristina is a lawyer and LLM candidate in Bioethics at the McGill Faculty of Law. While she completed her undergraduate studies at Sherbrooke University Law Faculty, Kristina also studied abroad for a semester at the Law Faculty of Université Libre de Bruxelles.

After successfully passing her bar exams, Kristina was called to the Quebec Bar in July 2018. She practiced as a lawyer in a national firm for a year before joining the CGP as a research assistant.

Kristina assists Adrian Thorogood in his role as manager of the Regulatory and Ethics Work Stream of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH). She is interested in how law and ethics interact in the context of human genetics.