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Human Dignity and Bioethics: Essays Commissioned by the President's Council on Bioethics

The President's Council on Bioethics
Washington, D.C.
March 2008

Members of the President's Council on Bioethics

Edmund D. Pellegrino, M.D., Chairman.
Professor Emeritus of Medicine and Medical Ethics and Adjunct Professor of Philosophy, Georgetown University

Floyd E. Bloom, M.D.
Professor Emeritus in the Molecular and Integrative Neurosciences at The Scripps Research Institute, and the founding CEO and board chairman of Neurome, Inc.

Benjamin S. Carson, SR., M.D.
Professor and Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions.

Rebecca S. Dresser, J.D., M.S.
Daniel Noyes Kirby Professor of Law and Professor of Ethics in Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis.

Nicholas N. Eberstadt, Ph.D.
Henry Wendt Chair in Political Economy and Government, American Enterprise Institute.

Daniel W. Foster, M.D.
John Denis McGarry, Ph.D. Distinguished Chair in Diabetes and Metabolic Research, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.

Michael S. Gazzaniga, Ph.D.
Director of Sage Center for the Study of Mind, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Robert P. George, J.D., D.Phil.
McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, Princeton University.

Alfonso Gómez-Lobo, Dr. Phil.
Ryan Family Professor of Metaphysics and Moral Philosophy, Georgetown University.

William B. Hurlbut, M.D.
Consulting Professor, Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford Medical Center, Stanford University.

Leon R. Kass, M.D., Ph.D.
Addie Clark Harding Professor in the Committee on Social Thought and the College at the University of Chicago and Her-tog Fellow in Social Thought, American Enterprise Institute.

Peter A. Lawler, Ph.D.
Dana Professor and Chair of the Department of Government and International Studies, Berry College.

Paul McHugh, M.D.
University Distinguished Service Professor of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

Gilbert C. Meilaender, Ph.D.
Richard and Phyllis Duesenberg Professor of Christian Ethics, Valparaiso University.

Janet D. Rowley, M.D.
Blum-Riese Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine, Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology, and of Human Genetics, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago.

Diana J. Schaub, Ph.D.
Professor of Political Science, Loyola College.

Carl E. Schneider, J.D.
Chauncey Stillman Professor of Ethics, Morality, and the Practice of Law, and Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan.


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