Schedule

What's happening when at this year's IBC

The information below pertains to the 2016 course iteration.


TUESDAY, JUNE 7

8:00–9:00

Clinical Ethics Pre-session Registration

Copley Formal Lounge, with coffee

9:00–12:00

Clinical Ethics Pre–session

Copley Formal Lounge
A special pre-session dedicated to issues in clinical ethics precedes the main IBC program, hosted by the Kennedy Institute of Ethics’s sister institute, Georgetown’s Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics. Consider this a clinical ethics toolkit: an overview of the current state of the art in clinical ethics, followed by case study analysis in which various methods, tools, and structures for hands-on problem-solving are presented and applied.

12:00–1:30

Lunch

all lunches will be hosted in the Georgetown Faculty Club

1:30–2:45

Welcome to the IBC

Professor John Keown
Copley Formal Lounge

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Autonomy

Professor Maggie Little
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all lectures will be held in Copley Formal Lounge

2:45–3:15

Coffee

all coffee breaks will be hosted in Copley Formal Lounge

3:15–4:15

Small Group Sessions

check your registration packet for your small group location

4:30–6:00

Welcome Reception

Healy Hall Quad


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8

9:15–10:30

Beneficence + Non–maleficence

Professor Tom Beauchamp
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10:30–11:00

Coffee

11:00–12:00

Small Group Sessions

12:00–1:30

Lunch

1:30–2:45

Justice

Professor Robert Veatch
View suggested readings »

2:45–3:15

Coffee

3:15–4:15

Small Group Sessions

4:15–9:00

Library Open House

Bioethics Research Library, Healy Hall 102


THURSDAY, JUNE 9

9:15–10:30

Organizational Ethics

Professor Carol Taylor
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10:30–11:00

Coffee

11:00–12:00

Small Group Sessions

12:00–1:30

Lunch

1:30–2:15

Neuroethics

Professor Jim Giordano
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2:15–2:30

Coffee

2:30–3:15

Research Ethics

Professor Dave Wendler
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3:15–3:30

Coffee

3:30–4:15

Conscientious Objection

Professor James Childress

4:15–4:30

Coffee

4:30–5:30

Bioethics Film Clips

Dr. Laura Bishop
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5:30–6:30

Bioethics + Film Workshop

Dr. Laura Bishop
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Note: some clips from Dr. Bishop’s preceding session will be central to the workshop discussion.


FRIDAY, JUNE 10

9:15–10:30

Bioethics + Disability

Professor Rebecca Kukla
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10:30–11:00

Coffee

11:00–12:00

Small Group Sessions

12:00–1:30

Lunch

1:30–2:45

Euthanasia: Past + Present

Professor John Keown
View suggested readings » | View abstract »

2:45–3:15

Coffee

3:15–4:15

Small Group Sessions

5:00–7:00

Closing Reception


SATURDAY, JUNE 11

9:00–1:00

Research Ethics Post–Session

Designed for clinical researchers and others whose work brings them face-to-face with moral issues in gathering medical research, this special post-session workshop asks participants to bring their own “tough cases” in research ethics to be workshopped with the help of design-based inquiry and problem-solving.

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