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Forum on 'Where Does Life Begin?,' April 8

The Student Bioethics Forum presents "When Does Life Begin? A Bioethical Panel on Scientific, Religious and Public Policy Perspectives" at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 8, in McCosh 10.

Lee Silver, professor of Molecular Biology at Princeton, will present the scientific perspective on the beginning of life and its implications for scientific and medical research.

Thomas Breidenthal, Dean of Religious Life at Princeton, will offer the various bioethical views that emerge from different lines of reasoning in Christian ethics and doctrine.

Nigel Cameron, senior fellow and chair of the International Advisory Board for the Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity , will conclude the lecture by discussing how theology and ethics can guide public policy decisions concerning biotechnology and the beginning of life.

Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601

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