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The Iowa State University Bioethics Program promotes research, teaching, and reflection on the ethical implications of technology. The program sponsors lectures, classes, and other events on the Iowa State University campus.

Bioethics in Brief

Engineering Extinction: CRISPR, Gene Drives and Genetically-Modified Mosquitoes
Can and Should Biotechnologists Bring Back the Woolly Mammoth?
Abortion and Women’s Health at the Supreme Court?
Getting New Agricultural Varieties To Those who Need Them Most: Intellectual Property Rules and the Needs of Poor Farmers in the Developing World
Religion and the Politics of Medical Care
Human Gene Patents at the Supreme Court: Does it Matter if Genes are Patentable?

Announcements & Events

June 19-22, 2017
Jun 19-22
Bioethics Workshop For K-12 Teachers
Ames, Iowa, Iowa State University, Molecular Biology Building
Add to calendar 2017-06-19 18:00:00 2017-06-22 18:00:00 America/Chicago Bioethics Workshop For K-12 Teachers Ames, Iowa, Iowa State University, Molecular Biology Building
October 10, 2016
10/10/16
Leading the Fight against Malnutrition and Hidden Hunger A Conversation with the 2016 World Food Prize Laureates
Great Hall, Memorial Union
8pm
8pm
September 26, 2016
9/26/16
Constitution Day Event: Review of the Latest Term of the US Supreme Court
Memorial Union Great Hall
6pm
6pm
September 26, 2016
9/26/16
Controversy and the U.S. Supreme Court - A Panel Discussion
Great Hall, Memorial Union
6pm
6pm
September 26, 2016
9/26/16
Presidential Debate Watch Party - Livestream
Great Hall, Memorial Union
8pm
8pm