Duquesne’s Center for Healthcare Ethics Examines Technology and Challenges
Duquesne University’s Center for Healthcare Ethics will present The Exponential Rise of Technology—21st Century Ethical Challenges as part of The David F. Kelly Bioethics Lectures.
Dr. Bert Gordijn, chair of ethics and director of the Institute of Ethics at City University in Ireland, will deliver the keynote.
The Kelly lecture series invites nationally and internationally prominent scholars to Duquesne each fall and spring to discuss current and emerging topics in bioethics and provide ethics leadership on crucial issues in today’s health care.
When: Thursday, Nov. 10, at 1 p.m.
Where: Africa Room, Duquesne Union, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh
Information: Free and open to the public. Contact 412.396.4504.
Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in nine schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.