7th Annual Reproductive Ethics Conference

January 12, 2023 (All day) to January 13, 2023 (All day)

Call for abstracts:  The goal of this in-person conference is to explore the range of topics addressed in reproductive ethics. Individuals from all professional fields are invited to create a rich and robust discussion. Abstracts are welcomed for individual presentations, 3-4 person panels, and posters. Limit abstracts to 250 words for presentations and posters and 500 words for panels. A special submission category for abortion has been created for this conference; indicate if the submitted abstract should be considered for this category.

Abstracts should be sent to repro.ethics@utmb.edu by August 1, 2022. Submissions will receive a response by September 30. The conference organizer is Lisa Campo-Engelstein, PhD (Bioethics and Health Humanities, University of Texas Medical Branch), in collaboration with Paul Burcher, MD, PhD (Obstetrics & Gynecology, WellSpan Health) and Claire Horner, JD, MA (Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy Baylor College of Medicine, and a graduate of Pitt’s MA Program in Bioethics).

Keynote speakers will include: Kimberly Mutcherson, JD (Co-Dean and Professor of Law, Rutgers Law School) and Elena Gutiérrez, PhD (Associate Professor, University of Illinois Chicago).

Conference website

Presented by the Institute for Bioethics and Health Humanities, University of Texas Medical Branch

Location and Address

Galveston, Texas