How I Became Disabled

https://www.genome.gov/event-calendar/irreducible-subjects-disability-and-genomics-in-the-past-present-and-future
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Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, Hastings Center senior advisor and fellow, will be speaking on “How I Became Disabled” at The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and The State University of New York at Buffalo Center for Disability Studies two-day symposium entitled, “Irreducible Subjects: Disability and Genomics in the Past, Present and Future."

Housing & Health Equity for Older Adults: Findings from the COVID-19 RECAPP Report

In addition to its devastating effects on health and mortality, the COVID-19 pandemic produced a complex and interconnected set of social challenges across the US. Older adults living in the community faced social isolation and disruptions in access to food, medical care, and other goods and services during stay-at-home orders. In response, organizations that support...

Advancing Housing & Heath Equity for Older Adults

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Event 2: “Age-Friendly & Village Initiatives” In the Covid moment, community-based initiatives throughout the United States pivoted to meet the needs of older adults at home. This virtual event explores the findings of a new report, a collaboration between The Hastings Center and the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard, focusing on perspectives and...

A Critical Moment in Bioethics

Oregon Convention Center 777 NW Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Portland, OR

A new report calls on the field of bioethics to take the lead in efforts to remedy racial injustice and health inequities in the United States. Join the editors of the report, “A Critical Moment in Bioethics: Reckoning with Anti-Black Racism Through Intergenerational Dialogue,” for a lunchtime discussion at the American Society of Bioethics and...

Analyzing the Dobbs Decision: What Exactly Did Justice Alito Say, How Do His Arguments Measure Up.

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Analyzing the Dobbs Decision: What Exactly Did Justice Alito Say? How Do His Arguments Measure Up? After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar. In this Hastings Conversation, Anita Allen, University of Pennsylvania professor of law, bioethicist, and renowned author will describe each of Alito’s arguments and then offer her own...

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