Lecture: "The Stem Cell Debate: Why the Embryo is Not the Chief Moral Issue"
Suzanne Holland, Ph.D.
Monday, April 21, 2008
McCardell Bicentennial Hall, room 220
Dr. Holland is chair of the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, WA, and is Associate Professor of Ethics. She teaches in the area of religious ethics and values, including bioethics, science and technology, religion, and gender studies. Her research interests range from the ethics of human genetics and stem cell research, biotechnology and commodification, to broader issues in religion, culture and public policy. She is co-editor of The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate: Science, Ethics & Public Policy (MIT Press, 2001).
A featured event in "Pathways to Flourishing: A Dialogue of Science, Religion and Politics at Middlebury College. " Sponsored by Metanexus, The Scott Center for Spiritual and Religious Life, Ross Commons, the Academic Enrichment Fund, and the Department of Religion.