Since 1986, the MacLean Center’s internationally renowned medical ethics fellowship program has graduated more than 410 fellows, many of whom hold endowed professorships and direct ethics programs around the globe.

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Lecture Series

Since 1981, the MacLean Center has sponsored an annual lecture series that examines the ethical aspects of one key health-related topic each year. The topic in 2016-2017 is Reproductive Ethics.

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Each November, The MacLean Center hosts the Dorothy J. MacLean Fellows Conference on topics related to clinical medical ethics. The conference spans two days and draws speakers and audiences from all over the world.

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“Life’s Work” - Discussion with Dr. Willie Parker

April 21, 2017—Dr. Willie Parker, upcoming speaker in the Reproductive Ethics Series, discusses his new book "Life's Work" at 57th St. Books.

Valerie Koch Interviewed on NPR Phoenix on NAS Human Genome Editing Report

March 1, 2017—Valerie Koch is Director of Law and Ethics at the MacLean Center. Listen to the interview here!

Latest Seminar Series Video

Preimplantation Genetics: Liabilities and Limitations

Valerie Koch, JD presents in the 35th Annual Lecture Series on Reproductive Ethics on February 15, 2017.