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Announcing the KIE 50th Anniversary Bioethics Symposium

“A New Era of Bioethics At Georgetown” A 50th Anniversary KIE Symposium, in Association with the PCCB The Kennedy Institute of Ethics is pleased to announce a 50th…

March 24, 2021

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Scholar Publishes New Book on Medicine and Ethics During the Time of Corona

Professor Hans-Martin Sass and his colleague Martin Woesler recently published Medicine and Ethics During the Time of Corona. Their book assembles essays from 40 leaders in…

March 10, 2021

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KIE Participation at the 2021 Association for Practical and Professional Ethics Annual Conference

Several KIE fellows and staff will present at the annual meeting of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE), 2-25 to 2/28 2021. The conference will take…

February 26, 2021

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KIE Director Joins GU President John DeGioia for the Georgetown Now Series

On February 16th, 2021, KIE Director and Andre Hellegers Professor of Biomedical Ethics joined Georgetown University President John DeGioia for the ongoing Georgetown Now Series.…

February 25, 2021

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Dr. Daniel Sulmasy appointed Director of the Kennedy Institute of Ethics

Colleagues and Friends of the KIE, We are pleased to share Provost Groves’ announcement of Dr. Daniel Sulmasy as the Director of the Kennedy Institute of Ethics. Join us as we…

January 8, 2021

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KIE Acting Director Publishes New Book On Physician-Assisted Suicide, Euthanasia, and the Holocaust

Gas chamber in the basement of the psychiatric hospital in Bernberg, Germany, where thousands of neuropsychiatrically ill patients were “granted deliverance” from their…

December 22, 2020

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Hastings Center Tribute to Robert M. Veatch

Professor emeritus at the Kennedy Institute of Ethics and the philosophy department at Georgetown University LeRoy Walters remembers Dr. Robert M. Veatch in a tribute Bioethics…

December 21, 2020

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SAVE THE DATE: Virtual Intensive Bioethics Course June 3-5, 2021

Because of the continuing effects of the Covid-19 pandemic it will not, sadly, be feasible to hold the Intensive Bioethics Course on campus in 2021.  We will, however, be…

December 18, 2020

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KIE Scholar Speaks During Webinar on Jesuit Ideals & Ethical Principles In the Classroom

KIE Senior Research Scholar and Director of Ethics Lab Maggie Little shares and reflects on experiences from the virtual classroom in 2020 during the webinar Jesuit Ideals &…

December 11, 2020

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Holiday Greetings from the KIE Acting Director

This has been a very difficult year for all of us. Bioethics has been at the very center of the pandemic, and bioethics has been forced anew to confront issues of racial…

December 11, 2020