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 PAST LYON DAUGHTERS LECTURE SERIES 


2016


The Birth and Death of the Asylum: Blessing of Curse?


J. Richard Ciccone, M.D. 




2015 


"My Child Does Not Have the Time for Your Ethics!" / The Science and Ethics of the Stem Cell Revolution


Mark David Noble, Ph.D.




2014


The Intersection of Palliative Care and Ethics: A Case-Based Approach


Timothy E. Quill, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.P., F.A.A.H.P.M.




2013


Ethical and Vaccine Denial" Medical Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths


Steven Novella, M.D. 




2012


Geriatrics and Jerry Seinfeld / Clinical and Ethical Issues on Ageism 


Mark S. Lachs, M.D., M.P.H




2011


Saving Lives or Selling Organs / The Ethics of Transplant Trafficking

 Nancy Scheper-Huges, Ph.D



2010

Building Better Brains: The Ethics of Neuroenhancing Drugs

Anjan Chatterjee, M.D.


2009


Deaf Children Are Not Hearing Children Who Can't Hear

Marc Marschark, Ph.D.



2008


Alzheimer's Disease: The Crux of Growing Old: Inevitable or Preventable?

 Berislav V. Zlokovic, M.D., Ph.D.


2007


Cochlear Implants, Cool or Not So Cool

Irene W. Leigh, Ph.D. and John B. Christiansen, Ph.D.



2006


On the Take: Commercial Influences on Medical Practice


 Jerome P. Kassirer, M.D.


2005

 Maternal-State Conflicts: Judging Drug-Using Pregnant Women

 Lynn M. Paltrow, J.D.


2004

 More Than a State of Mind: Ethics and Severe Brain Injury

Joseph Fins, M.D.


2003

 Who Owns Life? and Other Controversies in Stem Cell Research

 Glenn McGee, Ph.D.


2002


Take Two Echinacea and Call Me in the Morning: 

 Should your physician prescribe complementary and Alternative therapies?

 Karen E. Adams, M.D.


2001


Healthcare: At What Environmental Cost? A New Frontier in Bioethics.

 Andrew L. Jameton, PhD


2000


Taking Control of Your Pain: Empowerment, Advocacy and Intervention.

 Betty R. Ferrell, RN, PhD


1999


Seeing Voices: A Journey Into the World of the Deaf

 Oliver Sacks, M.D.


1998


Animals and Humans: Bridging the Gap

 Peter Singer, PhD


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