July 2020

2
Jul

Catholic Ethics and the Challenge of COVID-19 Webinar Series

1:00pm–1:30pm

A complimentary webinar series co-sponsored by the Catholic Health Association and Georgetown University in cooperation with the Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics.

June 2020

25
Jun

Developing Treatments and Vaccines for SARS-COV2: Ethical Challenges to Challenge Webinar Trials

1:00pm–1:30pm

A complimentary webinar series co-sponsored by the Catholic Health Association and Georgetown University in cooperation with the Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics.

18
Jun

Disability and Pandemic Rationing Webinar

1:00pm–1:30pm

KIE Senior Research Scholar Sean Aas will speak as a panelist for the webinar "Disability and Pandemic Rationing" on June 18th 1pm ET.

2
Jun

Lessons after the Lockdown: Public Health, Economics, and the Common Good

6pm–7pm

KIE Acting Director Dr. Daniel Sulmasy will speak as a panelist during a webinar addressing public health, economics, and the common good.

May 2020

31
May

Philosophy Talk: Covid Conundrums and Moral Dilemmas

2pm–3pm

KIE Senior Research Scholar Dr. Karen Stohr will speak on Philosophy Talk on Sunday 5/31 at 11am PT, 2pm ET and Tuesday 6/02 at 9 pm PT, 12am ET.

28
May

Personal Contact Tracing of COVID-19 Patients Webinar

1pm–2pm

KIE Acting Director Dr. Daniel Sulmasy, and Senior Research Scholar Dr. Robert Veatch will lead a webinar entitled "Personal Contact Tracing of COVID Patients." David G. Miller, Ph.D. of the Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics will moderate.

15
May

KIEJ Call for Papers on Ethics, Pandemics, and COVID-19

ALL DAY

The KIEJ announces a special emergency, open-access issue on Ethics, Pandemics, and COVID-19. Submission deadline is May 15th.

14
May

Pandemic Means the Whole World: COVID-19 & Global Bioethics

Online: 4pm–6pm

Pandemic means the whole world. Our webinar turns the focus of discussion toward concerns raised by the COVID-19 / new corona virus pandemic for the people outside the Global North.

April 2020

9
Apr

Bioethics in the Time of Coronavirus Webinar

10am–11am

Acting Director of the KIE, Dr. Daniel Sulmasy, will be giving a webinar on “Bioethics in the Time of Coronavirus” on April 9, 2020, at 10am – 11am EST. The webinar is sponsored by the Catholic Health Association and the Supportive Care Coalition.

March 2020

5
Mar

John Collins Harvey Lecture & Pellegrino Seminar

Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center (Leavey Conference Center): ALL DAY

Former students, colleagues, friends & family and admirers, please join in celebrating the 100th birthday of the founding Director of the Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics, Dr. Edmund D. Pellegrino.

October 2019

24
Oct

A Discussion of Why Organized Medicine Must Maintain Its Opposition to Assisted Suicide

Online: 2pm–3pm

KIE Acting Director Dr. Daniel Sulmasy will lead a webinar, hosted by the Catholic Health Association of the United States, on October 24th from 2-3pm.

June 2019

6
Jun

Intensive Bioethics Course

ALL DAY

Back and better than ever the updated intensive bioethics course runs from June 6-8, 2019, offering new lectures and small group sessions with KIE scholars, affiliates, and guests.

April 2019

11
Apr

Undergraduate Bioethics Research Showcase

6pm–9pm

The Bioethics Research Showcase at Georgetown University is a juried exhibition of student work in a variety of categories and disciplines, situated at the intersection of the many topics in the ethics of health, the environment, and emerging technologies that comprise the field of bioethics. Work will be displayed in the Healey Family Student Center (Great Room), with an awards ceremony and a stage performance on the evening of April 11th.

February 2019

7
Feb

Conversations in Bioethics

6:00pm–8:30pm

Conversations in Bioethics is an annual campus-wide discussion of a crucial bioethics issue. This year, our focus is on end of life care.

December 2018

3
Dec

“FIXED: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement” Film Screening and Discussion

Healy Family Student Center - Social Room: 6:30pm–8:30pm

Join us Monday, December 3rd from 6:30-8:30pm as The Disability Studies Program and the National Rehabilitation Hospital present FIXED: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement Film Screening and Discussion

November 2018

22
Nov

Bread and Life: Nutrition, Technology, and Care for those with Advanced Illness

Healy Family Student Center, Social Room, Georgetown University: 8:30am–5:30pm (Nov 22)

Kennedy Institute of Ethics' Acting Director, Dr. Sulmasy, along with the Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics, is hosting a conference at Georgetown University on November 22, 2019. The conference is free and open to the public. Register with mab474@georgetown.edu to attend.

9
Nov

Physician-Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia: Theological and Ethical Responses

Georgetown University : ALL DAY

This conference is the third of a five-part series entitled Dying a Christian Death in the 21st Century: Moral Controversies in Care at the End of Life.

October 2018

9
Oct

NIH Colloquium: Illah Norbaksh

NIH Clinical Center: 3:30pm–5:30pm

Join us at the NIH Clinical Center for this semester's second meeting of the Joint Colloquium in Bioethics. This semester's topic is Robotics, A.I., and Ethics.