The ASBH 9th Annual Meeting (October 18-21, 2007) of ASBH

Panel Sessions

Thursday, 18 October 2007

2:45 PM-3:45 PM
101 Defining Values for Bioethics and Bioethicists: Continuing the Dialogue
102 African American Bioethics: Culture, Race and Identity
103 New Media and Methods for Collaboration and Education in Bioethics
105 Challenges in Public Health Ethics: Collaboration and Cooperation in Pandemic Preparedness and Response
Friday, 19 October 2007

8:00 AM-9:00 AM
201 Building a Bridge between the Two Cultures: The Importance of Collaborations among Scientists and Humanists
203 Can the Prospect of Direct Benefit Be Based on Animal Studies Alone?
205 Neuroenhancement: Psychopharmacology and Beyond

10:30 AM-11:30 AM
207 Ashley Revisited: Is Growth Attenuation Ever Justified in a Profoundly Disabled Child?
209 One Hundred Years of Eugenics: From the “Indiana Experiment” to the Human Genome Project

2:45 PM-3:45 PM
225 Religion and the Public Life
226 Tales from the Trenches: What Makes Interdisciplinary Collaborations Work?
227 Deactivation of Implanted Cardiac Devices in Hospice Patients: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Policy Development
228 ASBH Clinical Ethics Task Force: Introducing the Learner’s Guide

4:00 PM-5:00 PM
231 The AMA-United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) Educational Collaborative
232 Abigail Alliance v. Eschenbach, and the Future of FDA's Regulation of Experimental Drugs

5:15 PM-6:15 PM
237 Does Conscience Have a Place in the Healthcare Encounter?

6:30 PM-7:30 PM
243 Poetry Session
Saturday, 20 October 2007

8:00 AM-9:00 AM
301 Connecting Cognitive Psychology to Clinical Ethics
302 Preparing Physicians for the World: Integrating Global Health Justice into the Medical School Curriculum

10:30 AM-11:30 AM
307 Extremely Low Birth Weight Neonates: The Limits of Viability and the Viability of Guidelines
308 Public Deliberations about Health Spending Priorities: Lessons from Four Countries
309 Who Controls Your DNA?
310 Treatment Refusal or Assisted Suicide?: Withholding or Withdrawing Life Support in the Immediate Aftermath of a Failed Suicide Attempt

1:45 PM-2:45 PM
313 Beyond Binaries: Disability Studies, Medical Education, and Bioethics
314 Collaborating in the Liminal Space between Visual Art and Medicine
315 The Collaborative Efforts of Ethicists and Educators to Bring Bioethics into High Schools

3:00 PM-4:00 PM
319 Military Medical Ethics: Moral Commitments and Moral Dilemmas
320 Medicine, Design and Ethics: Bridging Disciplines to Enable Meaningful Assent in Pediatric Phase I Trials
321 Ethics of Embryo Adoption: Connecting Christian and Jewish Analyses

5:45 PM-6:45 PM
325 Ethical & Legal Challenges to Compensating Women Who Donate Oocytes for Research
327 Should Children be Tested for Adult-Onset Disorders? An American Philosophical Association and American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Collaboration
Sunday, 21 October 2007

8:30 AM-9:30 AM
401 Connection and Conflict: Giving and Receiving Care after Brain Injury
402 Advocacy Groups: The Personal and the Political in Science and Society
403 Should HPV Vaccination Be Required for Enrollment in Public Schools?
404 In Search of the Moral Brain: How is Neuroscience Shaping our Conception of Moral Personhood?

9:45 AM-10:45 AM
407 Why Neuroscience Needs Naturalized Ethics
408 Identifiability in Genomic Research: Considerations of Privacy, Autonomy, and Social Identity

11:00 AM-12:00 PM
413 Late-breaking News Session
414 The Second Wave: A Moral Framework for Clinical Research with Pregnant Women
415 Ways of Knowing and Deciding in Medicine
418 Ethics and Regulation of Predictive Health Research: A New Translational Paradigm?

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