Events Archive

Events Archive - Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars

Jeff McMahan (Oxford University): "Compensation for Wrongful Life"
Mon, May 2, 2022, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Robertson Hall, Bowl 1 - Due to current health protocols, open to PUID holders only.
Other
Matthew Liao (New York University, Center for Bioethics): Lives, Limbs, and Liver Spots: The Threshold Approach to Limited Aggregation
Wed, Mar 30, 2022, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Robertson Hall, Bowl 001
Open to Princeton University ID Holders
CITP Seminar: Peter Singer and Yip Fai Tse- AI Ethics: The Case for Including Animals
Tue, Dec 7, 2021, 12:30 pm1:30 pm
Location
Virtual
Speakers
Free and Open to the Public
Catherine Clune-Taylor (Princeton University): "Situating Empirical Evidence within the Ethics of Pediatric Intersex Management"
Tue, Nov 30, 2021, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Robertson Hall, Bowl 2 (due to current health protocols, open to PUID holders only. VIRTUAL for the general public)
Speaker
Other
Kathryn Paige Harden (University of Texas): "The Genetic Lottery and Its Ethical Implications"
Wed, Nov 17, 2021, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Friend Center, Room 101 + Livestream (due to current health protocols, open to PUID holders only. Livestream for the general public)
Speaker
Open to Princeton University ID Holders
Richard Yetter Chappell (University of Miami): "Pandemic Ethics and Status Quo Risk"
Wed, Nov 3, 2021, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Marx Hall, Room 301 (due to current health protocols, open to PUID holders only. VIRTUAL for the general public)
Speaker
Other
Melissa Ganz (Marquette University, LSR Visiting Faculty Fellow): "'A Kind of Insanity in My Spirits': Frankenstein, Childhood, and Criminal Intent"
Wed, Oct 13, 2021, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Virtual (all times listed for virtual events are ET)
Speaker
Free and Open to the Public
Luara Ferracioli (University of Sydney, LSR Visiting Faculty Fellow): "The Right to Parent and Moral Commitment"
Wed, Oct 6, 2021, 7:30 pm9:00 pm
Location
Virtual (all times listed for virtual events are ET)
Speaker
Free and Open to the Public
Nir Eyal (Henry Rutgers Professor of Bioethics, Rutgers University): "Luck-Egalitarian Priority for the Imprudent"
Wed, Apr 14, 2021, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Virtual
Speaker
Free and Open to the Public
Ketan Ramakrishnan (University of Oxford and Yale Law School): "Deontology Over Time"
Wed, Apr 7, 2021, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Virtual
Speaker
Free and Open to the Public
Olivia Bailey (University of California, Berkeley): "Moral imperfection's moral upside? Empathy, humanity, and a problem for virtuous vision"
Thu, Mar 25, 2021, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Virtual
Speaker
Free and Open to the Public
Are Lockdowns Justified? Evaluating the costs and benefits
Mon, Dec 7, 2020, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Virtual
Speakers
Free and Open to the Public
Pandemic Ethics: Should we make use of volunteers in human challenge trials?
Wed, Oct 7, 2020, 7:30 pm9:00 pm
Location
Virtual
Speakers
Free and Open to the Public
A Discussion with Amy Gutmann and Jonathan D. Moreno (University of Pennsylvania): "Bioethics and the Transformation of Health Care in America" (CANCELED)
Wed, Apr 29, 2020, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Friend Center, Lecture Hall 101
Free and Open to the Public
Joe Horton (UCL): "New and Improvable Lives" (CANCELED)
Wed, Apr 1, 2020, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 120
Free and Open to the Public
Ira W DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: Nicholas Southwood (Australian National University) (CANCELED)
Wed, Mar 25, 2020, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 120
Speaker
Free and Open to the Public
Gustaf Arrhenius (Institute for Future Studies, Stockholm): "Population Ethics under Risk" (CANCELED)
Wed, Mar 11, 2020, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 120
Free and Open to the Public
Tamar Schapiro (MIT): “What Makes Weak-Willed Acton Weak?”
Wed, Feb 26, 2020, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 120
Speaker
Free and Open to the Public
Michael Rabenberg (Princeton University): "Imprecision in the Ethics of Rescue"
Wed, Nov 20, 2019, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 120
Free and Open to the Public
Alejandra Mancilla (University of Oslo): "Decolonizing Antarctica"
Wed, Nov 13, 2019, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 120
Free and Open to the Public
"Is Population Growth a Problem: If so, What Would Be an Ethical Response?"
Mon, Oct 21, 2019, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Friend Center, Room 101
Theron Pummer (University of St. Andrews): "Rescue, Cost and Numbers"
Wed, Oct 16, 2019, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 120
Speaker
Free and Open to the Public
The Challenge to 'Brain Death': Are We Taking Organs From Living Human Beings, and If We Are, Does it Matter?
Wed, Oct 2, 2019, 4:30 pm6:30 pm
Location
McCosh Hall, Room 50
Free and Open to the Public
Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars: Guy Kahane (University of Oxford) (CANCELED)
Wed, Mar 27, 2019, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 120
Asheley Landrum (Texas Tech University): "Views, Values, & the Science of Science Communication"
Wed, Feb 27, 2019, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 120
Eric Mathison (Baylor College of Medicine): "Autonomy, Enhancement, and the Goals of Medicine"
Wed, Dec 5, 2018, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library 120
Jessica Flanigan (University of Richmond): "The Ethics of Prenatal Injury"
Wed, Nov 14, 2018, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Robertson Hall, Bowl 002
Sharon Bassan (Princeton University): "Surrogacy - On Reproductive Labor and Labor Law"
Wed, Oct 10, 2018, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library 120
Dan Moller (University of Maryland-College Park): "Redistribution and Self-ownership"
Wed, Apr 25, 2018, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 138
David Shoemaker (Tulane University): "Disordered, Disregarded, Dismissed: Morality and Exemptions"
Wed, Apr 11, 2018, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 138
David Velleman (New York University): "Non-identical and Impersonal"
Wed, Apr 4, 2018, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library, Room 138
Molly Gardner (Bowling Green State University): "Why the Numbers Don't Count, But the Reasons Do"
Wed, Nov 29, 2017, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library 138
Eden Lin (Ohio State University): "Should We Respect the Past Desires of People with Dementia?"
Wed, Nov 15, 2017, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Lewis Library 138
Jan Krawitz (Stanford University, and documentary filmaker) "Perfect Strangers"
Wed, Nov 8, 2017, 4:30 pm6:30 pm
Location
Lewis Library 120
Richard Keshen (Cape Breton University): "Self-Esteem in Philosophy and Psychology Compared"
Wed, Oct 4, 2017, 4:30 pm6:30 pm
Location
Lewis Library 138
Eric Chwang (Rutgers University-Camden): "Commercial Surrogacy as Less Objectionable Baby-Selling"
Wed, Sep 27, 2017, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Robertson Hall Bowl 001
Coleen Macnamara (University of California-Riverside): "Blame Without Standing"
Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Robertson Hall, Bowl 1
Would Legalizing the Sale of Organs Reduce the Organ Shortage Problem?
Wed, Mar 8, 2017, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Robertson Hall, Bowl 01
Speaker
Forgiving, Forgetting, and Un-Forgiving: Monique Wonderly, Princeton University
Wed, Dec 7, 2016, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Bowl 2, Robertson Hall
Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: "Beating Hearts: Abortion and Animal Rights"
Wed, Nov 16, 2016, 4:30 pm6:30 pm
Location
McCormick 101
Symposium on Multidisciplinary Research in Effective Animal Advocacy
Sat, Nov 12, 2016, 9:00 amSun, Nov 13, 2016, 4:00 pm
Location
The Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, 86 Olden Street
Effective Altruism and Animals
Fri, Nov 11, 2016, 4:00 pm6:00 pm
Location
McCosh Hall, Room 10
Speakers
Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: "Judging, Feeling, Thinking: From Trolleyology to Compositional Semantics"
Wed, Oct 5, 2016, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Robertson Hall, Bowl 1
Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: "Climate Ethics: Embracing Justice, Avoiding Extortion"
Wed, Sep 28, 2016, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Friend Center, Room 008
Speakers
Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: "Should I Donate Now or Invest and Donate Later?"
Wed, Sep 21, 2016, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Friend Center, Room 101
Speaker
"Responsibility without Wrongdoing"
Wed, May 11, 2016, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
Bowl 2, Robertson Hall
Speaker