Ethics, Environment, and Nanotechnologies
02 Apr 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Barbara Karn
Karn represented EPA on the interagency Nanoscale Science, Engineering, and Technology subcommittee (NSET) of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, National Science and Technology Council.Karn holds a Ph.D. in biology and environmental science from Florida International...
Nanotechnologies, Science and Society: Promises and Challenges
10 May 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary
James Leary (2007), "Nanotechnologies, Science and Society: Promises and Challenges," Purdue Bioethics Seminar Series, http://nanohub.org/resources/2691.Bioethics at PurdueThe Graduate School of Purdue University - Puskas Fellowship
"Who Owns Truth?" - Biomedical Research in a Health Policy Context
30 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Samuel A. Richmond
This presentation examines a claim made by PhRMA on behalf of pharmaceutical manufacturing companies of America, and the response of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) questioning drug company publication policies and practices. Also considered are changes in law...
The Opposite of Human Enhancement: Nanotechnology and the Blind Chicken Problem
20 Oct 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul B. Thompson
Paul B. ThompsonPaul B. Thompson, Ph.D. is W.K. Kellogg Chair in Agricultural, Food and Community Ethics, Department of Philosophy, Michigan State University.Paul is the author of The Spirit of the Soil: Agriculture and Environmental Ethics, The Ethics of Aid and Trade, Food Biotechnology in...
Nanotechnologies and Medical Ethics
02 Apr 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nigel M. de S. Cameron
Nigel M. de S. CameronNigel M. de S. Cameron is Director of the Center on Nanotechnology and Society, Research Professor of Bioethics and Associate Dean at Chicago-Kent College of Law in the Illinois Institute of Technology. He is also President of the Center for Policy on Emerging Technologies,...
History of Research with Human Subjects: Ethical Steps Forward and Back
29 Apr 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jason T. Eberl
imageJason T. Eberl Jason T. Eberl, PhD, is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and Affiliate Faculty of the Indiana University Center for Bioethics. His research interests include the philosophy of human nature and its application to issues at...
Conflicts of Interest in Biomedical Research
20 May 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David B. Resnik
David B. ResnikDr. Resnik is a Bioethicist for the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences - National Institute of Health. Dr. Resnik has an M.A. and Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and J.D. from Concord University School of Law. He received...
The Future of Environmental Ethics
08 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Holmes Ralston III
H Rolston III Widely considered the founder of the field of environmental ethics, Dr. Rolston is a laureate for the million dollar Templeton Prize (2003) and the 2005 recipient of the Mendel Medal for outstanding contributions to genetics and to science more generally with concern for the...