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Organ trading

This video was produced by students at the University of Leicester. The team made effective use of a fictional case study to investigate some of the ethical issues associated with organ trading.

Human Tissue Usage

Dr. Cabrera attends 1st Interdisciplinary Forum on Neuroethics

The clinical bioethics and neuroethics  group of Anáhuac University (BINCA) held the 1st interdisciplinary forum on neuroethics in Mexico City on May 20-21, 2016. Dr. Laura Cabrera attended and gave the closing talk of the event with a presentation entitled “Neuroethics: an international perspective.” In her talk Dr. 87 more words


Distance between media representations and public perceptions of synthetic biology

Media do not generally represent the general public’s views on synthetic biology nor, regrettably, render a balanced or thoughtful picture of the field. Until now media cannot represent a starting point nor can they facilitate a public debate on synthetic biology, which would be desirable for a responsible and responsive development of the field. 443 more words

Future Prospects

The View’s Joy Behar Sings a Song About Loving Abortion: “It’s My Body”

Joy Behar has a new response to any argument against abortion: the “it’s my body” song. On Friday, the View ladies discussed actor Dax Shephard’s rec… 81 more words

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Tomorrow May 24th at Monash University roundtable "Public Trust and expert knowledge"

Public trust and expert knowledge:  ethics, narrative and engagement

 An interdisciplinary roundtable event

 When: 24 May 2016

Where: Monash Clayton Campus, Menzies Building, N402

 11:00 am to 11:20 am… 2,367 more words


Ed Cohen

Ed Cohen is a Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies at Rutgers University and has an A.B. in English and Mathematics from Georgetown University and Ph.D. 69 more words