Animal Ethics 2011-2012

Co-conveners:

Susan Kopp, DVM, Professor, Veterinary Technology Program, LaGuardia Community College (CUNY)

Joel Marks, Professor Emeritus, Philosophy, University of New Haven

SEPTEMBER 22 Victoria Braithwaite, Professor of Fisheries and Biology and Director of the Penn State Institute of the Neurosciences

Do Fish Feel Pain? A Current Look at Welfare Implications

OCTOBER 27 Hal Herzog, Professor of Psychology, Western Carolina University

Moral Inconsistency, Psychology, and Animal Ethics

DECEMBER 1 Charles C. Camosy, Assistant Professor of Theology, Fordham University

Ethics and Other Animals: Common Ground Amidst Difference

JANUARY 26 Dale Jamieson, Professor of Environmental Studies and Philosophy and Director of Environmental Studies at New York University

Broadening Bioethics

FEBRUARY 23 Maxim Fetissenko, PhD, Boston-based scholar and consultant in communication

Beyond Morality: A New Rhetoric for the Animal Rights Movement

MARCH 22 Dr Gail Golab, Director of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Animal Welfare Division

Ethical Decisions Regarding Euthanasia in Veterinary Medicine