Lecture on Science, Politics, and the Dilemmas of Bioethics

CSPAN, March 21, 2005.

Dr. Kass, Chairman of the President’s Council on Bioethics, delivered a lecture, titled “Science, Politics, and the Dilemmas of Bioethics.” Among the issues he addressed were the development of ethics in biological technology and research, the use of embryonic stem cells in research, and future public policy in the area of human health and research. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.

This was the 39th annual Hanify-Howland Memorial Lecture and was given in the Hogan Ballroom of Holy Cross College.