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February 2005

Lecture
Marion Danis, MD, Department of Clinical Bioethics, NIH
"Prioritizing Interventions on Social Determinants of Health"
Thursday, February 28, 2005, 12:30-2:00 PM
Ballard Conference Room, Countway Library
Lunch will be available.
RSVP: Program in Ethics and Health 2-3768 (617-432-3768),
or Ethics_Health@harvard.edu

March 2005

Harvard School of Public Health is hosting a three-part symposium series
Thursday, March 3, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Harvard Conference Center,
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston "Spreading the Health: Government’s Role in Addressing Health Disparities."

Thursday, April 14, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Harvard Conference Center,
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston. "Investigating Health Disparities: New Agendas for National Health Research Institutes"

Thursday, May 5, 2:00 - 5:00 pm, Harvard Conference Center,
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston "Making Disparities Count: From Government Statistics Systems to Action"

If interested in attending, you are encouraged to reserve your spot early on this web site (register here), since seating will be limited. Also, as additional programs associated with each symposium are announced, you will receive automatic notification about these.

April 2005

Lecture
James Griffin, White's Professor of Moral Philosophy, Emeritus Corpus Christi College, Oxford
"The Right to Life and the Right to Health"
Thursday April 7, 2005, 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Ballard Conference Room, Countway Library
Lunch will be available.
RSVP: Program in Ethics and Health 2-3768 (617-432-3768), or Ethics_Health@harvard.edu

Lecture
Thomas W. Pogge, PhD, Professor of Philosophy, Columbia University, NY
"Just Rules for Incentivizing Pharmaceutical Research"
Thursday April 22nd 12:30-2:00 pm
Ballard Conference Room, Countway Library
Lunch will be available.
RSVP: Program in Ethics and Health 2-3768 (617-432-3768), or Ethics_Health@harvard.edu

May 2005

Faculty Presentation: "Research in Progress" Series
Gil Siegal MD, LLB
"The National Organ Transplantation Act after Twenty Years: A Time for Reform"
Friday, May 20, 2005, 9:00 - 10:00 A.M.
Countway, Ballard Room
Breakfast will be served
RSVP: Program in Ethics and Health 2-3768 (617-432-3768), or Ethics_Health@harvard.edu

June 2005

Faculty Presentation: "Research in Progress" Series
Presenter and Topic: TBA
Friday, June 17, 2005, 9:00 - 10:00 A.M.
Countway, Ballard Room
Breakfast will be served
RSVP: Program in Ethics and Health 2-3768 (617-432-3768), or Ethics_Health@harvard.edu

October 2005

Peter Singer, “The Changing Ethics of Life and Death.”

October 7, 2005. 4:30-6:00 PM
Fairbanks Center for East Asian Studies
1730 Cambridge Street
CGIS South Building, Room S010
Cambridge, MA

From the acceptance of brain death to questions about the use of embryos for research, advances in science and technology have forced us to reconsider the ethic of the sanctity of human life. Peter Singer argues that the traditional view is indefensible, and makes some suggestions about what should replace it.

Free and open to the public. Questions, call: 617-432-5950 or Ethics_Health@harvard.edu.

November 2005

Inaugural Conference
Population-Level Bioethics: Mapping a New Agenda
November 17-18, 2005
Harvard Medical School
The New Research Building
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA 02115

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