Video: "Fighting for Charlie Gard: Ethics, Public Policy, and Pope Francis"

Author: Tocqueville Program

Video also available to view here.

Friday, September 1, 2017
O. Carter Snead, Professor of Law at the University of Notre Dame, presented "Fighting for Charlie Gard: Ethics, Public Policy, and Pope Francis."

Sponsored by the Constitutional Studies Program, the Tocqueville Program, and University Faculty for Life

Professor Carter Snead is the William P. and Hazel B. White Director of the Center for Ethics and Culture and Professor of Law and the University of Notre Dame. Professor Snead is one of the world’s leading experts on public bioethics – the governance of science, medicine, and technology in the name of ethical goods. He has published over forty journal articles, book chapters, and essays on abortion, embryo research, neuroethics, assisted reproduction, end of life decision-making, assisted suicide, and euthanasia.  In 2016, he was appointed to the Pontifical Academy for Life, which advises the Pope on culture of life issues.

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