November 4, 2015
KIE program head publishes on teaching bioethics at the secondary school level
KIE Head of Academic Programs Laura Bishop was published in last month’s Hastings Center Report.
October 10, 2015
KIE hosts Georgetown’s Board of Regents
During this year’s Fall Leadership Weekend, the KIE hosted the Board of Regents of Georgetown University for two events: a cocktail party in Ethics Lab and a dinner in Riggs Library featuring a reprise of the well-loved Conversations in Bioethics series.
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.