Latest Past Events

Ethical Considerations in Pig-to-Human Xenotransplants


The Harvard Medical School Center for Bioethics’ Surgical Ethics Working Group (SEWG) will offer a Virtual Surgical Ethics Conference over four weeks in September. Each week will feature a different topic that explores timely and controversial questions in surgery today.   This is Session 1 of a four-part virtual conference. This session discusses the risks […]

Labor Day

Labor Day is an annual holiday to celebrate the achievements of workers. Labor Day has its origins in the labour union movement, specifically the eight-hour day movement, which advocated eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest.