Reproductive Ethics Conference

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Eighth Annual Conference Thursday-Friday, January 11-12, 2024

To be held in person in Galveston

Institute for Bioethics and Health Humanities,
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas

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Keynote Speakers


Title Coming Soon 

 Vardit Ravitsky, PhD
Professor, University of MontreaI
President and CEO of the Hastings Center


Abortion in the Borderlands:
Racism and Access in the Years Before Roe v Wade


Lina-Marie Murillo, PhD
Assistant Professor
University of Iowa



Registration - Now Open

The registration fee includes:
Attendance to all Paper and Poster Sessions
Continental Breakfast Thursday and Friday
Lunch Thursday and Friday
Refreshment Breaks

Optional Dinner on Thursday evening for an additional fee

Deadline to register is
Tuesday, December 26, 2023


Conference Hotel

Deadline for conference room rate is
Monday, December 11, 2023


The controversies and challenges of reproductive ethics arise from new technologies, political and ideological divisions, theology, and changing cultural norms. The goal of this conference is to explore the range of topics addressed in reproductive ethics. We welcome individuals from all professional fields to create a rich and robust discussion.

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Conference Collaborators:

Conference Organizer:
Lisa Campo-Engelstein, PhD

Director, Institute for Bioethics and Health Humanities

Paul_BurcherPaul Burcher, MD, PhD
WellSpan Health

Claire_horner2Claire Horner, JD, MA
Baylor College of Medicine Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy

    Conference Administrator:
    Kathryne Dunn
    Business Coordinator
    School of Public and Population Health