The Kennedy Institute of Ethics is pleased to announce a 50th anniversary symposium on bioethics from June 1-5th, 2021. It will be held in association with the Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary.
Hans-Martin Sass and Martin Woesler publish new book collecting essays responding to ethical challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic
KIE Fellows and Staff Present at the 2021 Association for Practical and Professional Ethics Annual Conference
KIE Director Dr. Daniel Sulmasy recently joined Georgetown University President John DeGioia in a conversation as part of the Georgetown Now series about ongoing scholarly work and COVID-19
KIE Senior Research Scholar Joel Michael Reynolds Launches New Journal on the Philosophy of Disability
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 essay.
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 welcome Dr. Sulmasy to his new role as our director.
KIE Acting Director Dr. Daniel Sulmasy and Dr. Sheldon Rubenfeld Co-Edit New Book Physician-Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia Before, During, and After the Holocaust.
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 Forum Essay.
Save-the-date for the Virtual IBC 44 June 3-5, 2021
A Holiday Note from KIE’s Acting Director Dr. Daniel Sulmasy
KIE Senior Research Scholar and Director of Ethics Lab Maggie Little shares experiences and reflections from the virtual classroom during a webinar hosted by the Georgetown University Alumni Career Services.
KIE Acting Director Is Engaged as Ethics Consultant for the District of Columbia (DC) Department of Health Regarding Their COVID-19 Vaccination Plan.
Robert M. Veatch, PhD, Senior Research Scholar at the Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Professor Emeritus of Medical Ethics, and a Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Georgetown University died Monday, November 9, 2020 at age 81 after a short illness.
Through a generous grant from the McDonald-Agape Foundation, The Kennedy Institute of Ethics is pleased to announce a new McDonald-Agape Postdoctoral Fellowship in Bioethics.
In a conversation about COVID-19 vaccine distribution priorities, Henry Richardson and Nancy Jecker presented different approaches to the just distribution of scarce resources such as allocating vaccines across countries in a global health emergency.
Several KIE Scholars and students will present at the annual meeting of the American Society of Bioethics and Humanities October 12-18, 2020.
On September 17th, 2020, KIE Acting Director Dr. Dan Sulmasy participated as a speaker on a panel for the Completed Life Conference