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PostedAugust 22, 2016 AT 10:00 AM
$OCIAL JUSTICE & BIOETHICS: The Rich, The Poor, and the Re$t of Us
When: October 6-8, 2016 in Salt Lake City, Utah
Submit abstracts by September 9, 2016: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=2016seac
More information: https://rit.edu/cla/ethics/seac/conferences.html
October 6th 9 a.m.
“The Significance of Injustice for Bioethics”
Leslie Francis, JD, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Law, U of Utah
October 7th 9 a.m.
“Ethical Obligations and Designer Genes”
Mario Capecchi, Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine
Distinguished Professor of Human Genetics & Biology, U of Utah
October 8th 9 a.m.
“Ethics At the Edge of Science”
Insoo Hyun, Professor of
Bioethics and Philosophy, Case Western University
October 8th 12 p.m.
“Clinical Trials: The Possibility of Assent”
James A. Anderson, Professor of Communication, U of ...
PostedJune 7, 2016 AT 12:50 PM
The Duke Initiative for Science & Society invites applications for the 2016-2017 Science & Society Robotics, Autonomous Technology and Policy Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program. This fellowship is intended for individuals with a PhD in robotics or engineering related fields interested in an academic or policy career working on the intersection of robotics and society.
The Duke Initiative for Science & Society (“Science & Society”) examines the wide-ranging and integral role of science in social institutions and culture. Science & Society integrates and fosters innovation in related research, education, and engagement at Duke by adopting an interdisciplinary approach to understanding how science and human endeavors intersect with a specific focus on ethical, legal, and social implications for science. For more info: http://scienceandsociety.duke.edu/.
Research in the Humans and Autonomy Lab focuses ...
Why it is unique or exemplary This Partnership for International Research and Education (PIRE) award supports a five-year project that brings researchers and students from six U.S. institutions together with five partner institutions in India and three in China to conduct ...
A bibliography of guidelines, books, reports and journal articles looking at the use and ethical issues associated with big data in computer science, the information sciences, life and environmental sciences, and the social sciences.
The code of ethics of the International Society of Ethnobiology. This code is accompanied by a history of the code of ethics and an ethics toolkit.
A annotated bibliography looking at ethical issues and societal implications raised by human enhancement, including cybernetic and genetic technologies, cognitive enhancement, moral enhancement, and what it means to be human. Types of materials included in the bibliography include policy documents, reports web sites, films, books and journal articles.
Cities are embedded within larger-scale engineered infrastructures (e.g., electric power, water supply, and transportation networks) that convey natural resources over large distances for use by people living there. Their sustainability therefore depends upon complex, cross-scale interactions ...