Archive | Bioethics Institute Happenings

Updates on what’s happening at the Bioethics Institute


Congratulations to the Bioethics Institute class of 2018!

(Pictured left to right: Nicholas Brown , Roberto Dell’Oro (Director), Samantha Stephenson, Cheyenne Ford, Deborah Olson, Joseph Raho, Not Pictured: Zane Ashman) The Bioethics Institute would like to congratulate the class of 2018 on a job well done! We look forward to your future contributions to the institute, and the field of bioethics.  

Roberto at Symposium

Roberto Dell’Oro, Ph.D. on “The Intimate Universal and Caritas”

On October 27th, 2017, Roberto Dell’Oro, Ph.D. presented his paper “The Intimate Universal and Caritas” at the symposium “Between Love, Community, and Truth: William Desmond and the Intimate Universal.” Below you may find a video of his presentation, as well as a transcript of his paper.     THE INTIMATE UNIVERSAL AND CARITAS ____________ RETRIEVING […]


Video Recap of “The Hype and Hope of Genomic Medicine” by Kevin FitzGerald, S.J., Ph.D.

On Oct. 18th 2017, the LMU Bioethics Institute offered the annual Bioethics Lecture by Georgetown geneticist and bioethicist, Kevin FitzGerald, Ph.D., S.J. on the topic “The Hype and Hope of Genomic Medicine.” Almost daily one finds reports in the media touting new and exciting advances in genetic research and genomic medicine.  Often implicit in these reports are […]