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Robert Klitzman "The Ethics Police?" Book Discussion & Signing

Date

Apr 06, 2015 - 6:00 p.m.

Location

Columbia University Bookstore, 2922 Broadway, New York, NY, Room Lerner Hall Basement

In this intelligent, rigorous book, Klitzman looks at the morality of morality - at how the bodies set up to protect research subjects can end up injuring us all. This examination of our confused notions of safety, honesty, and transparency demonstrates that none of these is simple, and that in striving toward any one, we easily betray the others. It is a book about how seeking to do the right thing can lead to justice, and about how equally often it fails to do so.

This event is free and open to the public.

For further information regarding this event, please contact Sarah Haze at tobkstore707@bncollege.com, or by calling 212-854-4265.

Speakers

Robert Klitzman, MD
Professor of psychiatry in the College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Joseph Mailman School of Public Health
Director of the Masters of Bioethics Program at Columbia University.