Previous Lecture Series

2013-14 ETHICS LECTURE SERIES: "NEUROETHICS:AT THE INTERSECTION OF NEUROSCIENCE, PHILOSOPHY, AND SOCIETY"

Thursday, January 23, 2014
McNair Ethics Lecture for 2013-14
"What Does Neuroscience Have To Do With Ethics?"
Professor Owen Flanagan, James B. Duke Professor of Philosophy, Professor of Psychology & Neurscience, and Professor of Neurobiology at Duke University

Wednesday, February 5
"Better than Well? Neuroenhancement and Beyond"
Professor Karen S. Rommelfanger, Director of the Neuroethics Program at the Emory Center for Ethics and Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology in Emory’s School of Medicine

Thursday, March 6
“The moral demands of imagination: How memory and imagination can influence moral and legal judgments”
Professor Felipe De Brigard, Assistant Professor at Duke University

2012-13 ETHICS LECTURE SERIES: “HEALTHCARE AS A RIGHT”

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
"Overcoming Fragmentation in Health and Disability Law”
Professor Ani Satz
Associate Professor, Emory University School of Law Emory Center for Ethics, Rollins School of Public Health

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
"Is There a Right to Health? What is it a Right to?"
Professor Norman Daniels
Mary B. Saltonstall Professor and Professor of Ethics and Population Health, Harvard School of Public Health

Thursday, September 27, 2012
"New Medicines: Pay for Performance"
Professor Thomas Pogge
Leitner Professor of Philosophy and International Affairs, Yale University

 

2011-12 ETHICS LECTURE SERIES: “POVERTY, AID, AND DEVELOPMENT”

Thursday, April 12, 2012
“Responsibility for International Aid: Individual, Collective, and State”
Professor Liam Murphy
Herbert Peterfreund Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy at New York University

Monday, February 27, 2012
“Resolving Development Dilemmas”
Professor Lori Gruen
Professor of Philosophy, Environmental Studies, and Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and Director of the Ethics in Society Project at Wesleyan University

Monday, November 7, 2011
“Assisting the Poor in Non-Poor Countries: Conceptual and Practical Issues”
Professor Ravi Kanbur
T.H. Lee Professor of World Affairs, International Professor Applied Economics and Professor of Economics at Cornell University