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9/19 Atherton Lecture: Take all of me: the ethical challenge of face, hand and genital transplants

Arthur Caplan is the founding head of the Division of Bioethics at New York University Langone Medical Center.

Known as the ‘go-to’ expert on ethics, medicine and science, Dr. 69 more words


Life or Death Decisions

At the ripe old age of 69 I made a new friend, Kenneth Moch. At one time I considered him to be my # 1 enemy who I believed did not care if a 7-year-old boy, Josh Hardy, attempting to defeat his cancer died. 2,122 more words

Ebola and the ethics of international drug testing

Ebola has been around for nearly 40 years now, and until recently the public was unaware of any available treatments or treatments in development for the disease. 851 more words