Center for Bioethics faculty member J. Wesley Boyd coauthored this piece about the critical shortage of child phyciatrists in the United States.

Autumn Fiester, PhD, will be a plenary speaker for the 2017 Harvard Clinical Bioethics Course. During the course Fiester will discuss conflict management for challenging ethics consultations.

Crowdfunding Medical Care: Identifying ethical implications
Wednesday, April 5
12:30 pm
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In every trial there is a balance between the risks and benefits to study participants, and the principles of research ethics require that the likely benefits of participation outweigh the risks.

The Annual Bioethics Conference at Harvard Medical School is a two day, single track conference that facilitates conversations among experts about emerging ethical issues.

Contemporary Authors in Bioethics:David S. Jones, PhD, MD
Broken Hearts: The Tangled History of Cardiac Care

Prize of $1,000 for the best essay in the field of medical ethics written by an HMS or HSDM student.

Mildred Solomon, president of the Hastings Center and director of the Fellowship Program at the Harvard Medical School Center for Bioethics, will be moderating a panel discussion on “The Ethics of Human Gene Editing: Should Concerns Beyond Safety Matter in Science Policy?” George Church, Harvard

Professor Danielle Allen

The HMS Center for Bioethics is pleased to have Danielle Allen, PhD, discuss her newest book, Our Declaration: A Reading of the Declaration of Independence in Defense of Equality,