Distinguished Speakers Series

2009-2010 Speakers

September 18

Arthur Caplan, Emanuel and Robert Hart Professor of Bioethics, University of Pennsylvania

The Ethics of End-of-Life Care in America

November 12

Bonnie Steinbock, Professor of Philosophy, SUNY Albany, Author, “Life Before Birth: The Moral and Legal Status of Embryos and Fetuses

The Ethics of Abortion

January 28

Jeff McMahan, Professor of Philosophy, Rutgers University

Procreation, Disability, and Enhancement

February 26

Dan Brock, Frances Glessner Lee Professor of Medical Ethics, Director of the Division of Medical Ethics, Director of the Program in Ethics and Health, Harvard University

New Cancer Drug Costs—Good Value? Ethically Justified?

April 8

Paul Root Wolpe, Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Bioethics, Raymond F. Schinazi Distinguished Research Chair in Jewish Bioethics, Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Sociology, Director of the Center for Ethics, Emory University

Is My Mind Mine?

The Ethical, Social, and Legal Challenges

of Modern Neuroscience

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This series replaced the Bioethics Workshop. Click here for the 2008-2009 schedule of the Bioethics Workshop.