Hot Topics: In Memoriam
by Brian H. Childs, Ph.D., HEC-C
Paul D. Simmons died on March 17, 2019 at the age of 82. Simmons was a leading figure within the religious/theological ethics community and was a major influence in bioethics and medical education.…Full Article
by Ana S. Iltis, PhD and Mark J. Cherry, PhD
Tristram Engelhardt, Jr., PhD, MD, one of the intellectual founders of the fields of bioethics and the philosophy of medicine, whose seminal work continues to frame debates about healthcare policy and medical practice, fell asleep in the Lord on June 21, 2018 in Houston, Texas.…Full Article
by Jonathan D. Moreno, Ph.D.
If Stephen Hawking knew that he was facing his last days he would surely have been amused that his death would come on Albert Einstein’s birthday and almost exactly two hundred years after the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein.…Full Article