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Abortion Ethics in a Post-Roe World

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November 14, 2022 at 6 p.m.


Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016
Student Commons Room M210

Register using the link below to obtain the Zoom link for this event for those who wish to join us online. 

Contact Info

Liliana Ladner at
Raymond Uymatiao at

Abortion Ethics in a Post-Roe World

Join us for a talk by Arthur Caplan, followed by table-top discussions with Carilion physicians and ethicists.

Hosted by the Humanism in Medicine Club, in partnership with the Group on Women in Medical Science, the OBGYN Special Interest Group, and Medical Students for Choice at VTC

About the Speaker

Arthur Caplan is a renowned bioethicist. He is the founding head of the Division of Medical Ethics at NYU School of Medicine, and has written or edited 35 books and 800 peer-reviewed papers on bioethics. He has served on board at the National Cancer Institute, the United Nations, and the Presidential advisory Committee. 

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