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Bioethics

“Into the Future: Concluding Remarks” Presenter: David Halperin Commentator: Lance Wahlert David Halperin is a University of Michigan professor, who has written several books, including “What do Gay Men Want? An essay on Sex, Risk, and Subjectivity.” Halperin elaborated on … Continue reading

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Bioethics Conference

“Down & Out: Ethical Treatment of War Related PTSD in LGBT Veterans” by Jennifer Terry Respondent: Beth Linker A central claim of this talk was that victims of PTSD should not all be ranked equally. They must be distinguished from one … Continue reading

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Fredom: It’s My Choice, Not Yours.

Freedom is the ability to be able to make your own choices. This means getting to decide what you do and who you are. When children are born with what physicians consider “unnatural” genitalia, be it they are missing one, … Continue reading

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Bioethics: Sexual Transformation in Germany

The session I attended during the Bioethics, Sexuality, Gender Identity National Conference was called “Whose Body Is It Any Way?: Sexual Transformation in Germany, 1890-1933.” The name of the speaker was Sander L. Gilman, professor of Psychiatry at Emory University. … Continue reading

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Bioethics Talk on HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis

Gender studies extra credit 9/21/12 The talk I attended was given by Cindy Patton and was entitled, “The Cost of Science: Knowledge and Ethics in HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Trials”. The respondent was Sharrona Pearl. I chose this talk because it … Continue reading

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