September 6, 2016

A New Edition of Medicine, Health Care, and Philosophy is Avaiable

Medicine, Health Care, and Philosophy (vol. 19, no. 3, 2016) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “On Prenatal Diagnosis and the Decision to Continue or Terminate a Pregnancy in France: A Clinical Ethics Study of Unknown Moral Territories” … Read More

September 5, 2016

Consensus Statement on Conscientious Objection in Healthcare

(Practical Ethics) – On the 7th, 8th, and 9th of June 2016 a group of philosophers and bioethicists gathered at the Brocher Foundation in Geneva, Switzerland, to participate in a workshop on healthcare practitioners’ conscience and conscientious objection in healthcare. … Read More

September 1, 2016

A New Edition of Medico-Legal Journal is Now Available

Medico-Legal Journal (vol. 84, no. 3, 2016) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Hammurabi’s Code: A Primary Datum in the Conjoined Professions of Medicine and Law” by John Pearn “Suicide Notes and Cadaveric Organ Donation” by C Behera, Karthik … Read More

August 31, 2016

Road Map for Addressing Ethical Concerns Tied to Research on Human-Animal Hybrids

(Eurkealert) – A new bioethical framework for addressing concerns surrounding potentially revolutionary research on human-animal embryos is publishing on Aug. 30, 2016 in the open-access journal PLOS Biology. Human-animal embryos, called chimeras, can be produced when human stem cells are … Read More

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