Press Release

Recipients of the award have accomplished one or more of the following achievements:

  • excellence in fulfilling and embodying the ethical ideals of a profession;
  • excellence in conecting professional work to a broader understanding of the common good;
  • excellence in promoting and embodying ethical integrity in a professional field;
  • excellence with respect to research in the field of professional ethics;
  • excellence in terms of influence on the field of professional ethics through writing, teaching, consulting and/or professional leadership.

11th Annual Praxis Award in Professional Ethics Symposium
 April 5, 2017

The Villanova Room-Connely Center

1:30 pm Ethics of War & Peace

Richard Miller, Ph.D.  Univeristy of Chicago

"Arguing For and Against the Presumption Against Killing and War"

Mattew Puffer, Ph.D., Valparaiso University

"Augusting and Childress on Justifying War"

3:00 pm Bioethics

James McCartney, OSA, Ph.D.

"Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation(VCA):  Innovatice Therapy and/or Biomedical Research?"

Sarah-Vaughan Brakman, Ph.D.

"Emerging Reproductive Technologies and the Best Interests of Children"

 

The Villanova Room-Connely Center

1:30 pm Ethics of War & Peace

Richard Miller, Ph.D.  Univeristy of Chicago

"Arguing For and Against the Presumption Against Killing and War"

Mattew Puffer, Ph.D., Valparaiso University

"Augusting and Childress on Justifying War"

3:00 pm Bioethics

James McCartney, OSA, Ph.D.

"Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation(VCA):  Innovatice Therapy and/or Biomedical Research?"

Sarah-Vaughan Brakman, Ph.D.

"Emerging Reproductive Technologies and the Best Interests of Children"