October 1, 2015
Georgetown University Press publishes “Bioethics and the Human Goods: An Introduction to Natural Law Ethics”
On Wednesday 30th September, Georgetown University Press, in collaboration with the KIE and the Philosophy Department, launched Bioethics and the Human Goods: An Introduction to Natural Law Ethics.
September 28, 2015
NIH Grant to Ethics Institute Aimed at Helping Pregnant Women with HIV
A $3.6 million grant from the National Institute of Health (NIH) to Georgetown and three other universities will fund a project aimed at improving the health of one of the most vulnerable patient groups in the world – pregnant women with HIV.
September 1, 2015
KIE Student Art Series: Gabrielle Amoils on the work of Francis Bacon
Figure Study II (Oil on canvas, 145 cm x 129 cm, Huddersfield Art Gallery, Huddersfield) is unmistakably the work of Francis Bacon. An Irish-born British figurative painter known for his bold, emotionally charged and raw imagery, Bacon’s artwork espoused an existential dread that buffeted his reputation back and forth between equal parts revile and acclaim […]
August 7, 2015
KIE alumni elected to ASBH board of directors
This week, two graduates from the KIE doctoral program, Dr. Thaddeus Pope and Dr. Carol Taylor, were elected to serve on the board of the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities.
August 1, 2015
KIE Scholar to host HDCA pre-conference
Hosted by KIE Sr. Research Scholar Henry Richardson, this one-day pre-conference event before the annual Human Development and Capabilities Association (HDCA) conference will take stock of the current state of global justice theorizing. Registration is required.
July 15, 2015
Bioethics Research Library rejuvenated following redesign
The Kennedy Institute of Ethics is pleased to announce that furniture renovations to the Bioethics Research Library at Georgetown University (BRL) are complete.