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Can a Baby Have Three Parents?

Will genetic "three-parent" babies become a legal procedure in the U.S., and other pressing bioethics questions answered by Robert Klitzman.

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Robert Klitzman on EpiPen's Price Hike

How can drug companies get away with such outrageous prices for live-saving medicine, like the EpiPen? Robert Klitzman explores the conflicting values at the pharmacists' counter.

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Robert Klitzman on the Ethics of Human-Animal Embryos

The bioethicist said, "this is the stuff of science fiction.”

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Robert Klitzman in the New York Times

The program director for Bioethics responds to an article about the spread of ISIS to the west.

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Why Donald Trump's Rhetoric Is Dangerous

In a powerful essay on CNN, Robert Klitzman, the director of the Master of Science in Bioethics Program, argues that Donald Trump's rhetoric of fear plays into terrorism.

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FASEB Journal on Klitzman's Ethics Police: "This is an important book."

Robert Klitzman receives another positive review for his book The Ethics Police?: The Struggle to Make Human Research Safe

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Robert Klitzman Celebrates the Life of Neurologist Oliver Sacks

Robert Kliztman participates in a celebration of the life and accomplishments of neurologist Oliver Sacks, available online.

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‘The Ethics Police’ Asks Who Regulates Medical Research

The Journal-Inquirer explores Dr. Klitzman’s study of the ethical questions that arise in medical experimentation.

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Did “VIP Syndrome” Play a Role in Prince’s Death?

Robert Klitzman asks why doctors give celebrities special treatment, even if it ends up violating medical ethics and hurting a patient’s health.

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Should You Take a Genetics Test?

The truth about at-home genetic testing is more complicated than many people may think.

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