KIE co-hosts symposium on health care, ethics, and genetics

Last week the KIE, in collaboration with the Embassy of the Czech Republic, held a symposium titled Mendel’s Peas and Today’s Genes: Healthcare, Ethics, and Genetics. The event was part of the Mutual Inspirations Festival, which celebrates both a famous Czech and the transatlantic ties between Czech and American cultures.

KIE Scholar briefs DC Councilmembers

In preparation for a vote on legalizing physician-assisted in Washington, DC, Senior Research Scholar John Keown submitted a memorandum to City Councilmembers to brief them on important ethical dimensions of the issue.