KIE Director Maggie Little and colleagues comment on a recent article in JAMA Pediatrics they describe as unethically overstating the connection between of medication use during pregnancy and behavioral problems in childhood.
In the new book Current Controversies in Bioethics (ed. S. Matthew Liao and Colin O’Neil), Senior Research Scholar Henry Richardson contributes a chapter on ancillary care and the obligation of medical researchers to provide it, especially in developing-world settings.
Former KIE fellows Colin Hickey and Jake Earl join the Overpopulation Podcast this week to discuss a recent paper co-authored with KIE alum Travis Rieder.
Senior Research Scholar Karen Stohr examines the prevalence of contempt in our everyday and political conversations in a New York Times opinion piece.
Former KIE Fellow Travis Rieder pens a personal and philosophical essay — and takes to the airwaves — on opioid dependence and the ethics of long-term pain management.
KIE Director Maggie Little and Senior Research Scholar Rebecca Kukla publish chapters in Clinical Research Involving Pregnant Women, edited by Françoise Baylis and Angela Ballantyne.
In this interview, Darragh speaks about her role in the founding of the US’s Language poets movement, and how her storied literary career enriches and informs her work in the Institute’s Bioethics Research Library to this day.
Meet our unprecedented six-person lineup for this February’s flagship event, whose topical focus this year is disability ethics.
Dr. Daniel Sulmasy joins the Institute from the University of Chicago as our newest Senior Research Scholar with a joint appointment here at Georgetown.
In an interview-based post on the blog of the Journal of Medical Ethics, Mark Hakkarinen joins co-author Pingyue Jin to discuss their recent publication on the changing face of the bioethics field.
Dr. Maggie Little briefs a group at the US National Institutes of Health NIAID working to design a clinical development plan for testing a new malaria vaccine in pregnant women.
Dr. John Gluck’s personal journey and lifetime of theory and advocacy for animal rights is on display in a recent profile in the Chronicle of Higher Education.
Mark Hakkarinen’s new article in the Journal of Medical Ethics, co-authored with Pingyue Jin, lists four decades of “highlights in bioethics” with a quantitative analysis of top-cited journal articles.
Senior Research Scholar Karen Stohr will present as part of a symposium on “The Philosophy and Politics of (In)civility.”
Senior Research Scholar John Keown’s recent arguments against euthanasia appear in a prominent medical journal and a festschrift honoring his onetime mentor.
Reference & Program Specialist Roxie France-Nuriddin’s reading-intensive, four-course seminar on “Constructing an ‘Islamic Bioethics'” examined both classical and modern problems.