Tanner Lectures
Dorothy E. Roberts, University of Pennsylvania Law School

The Ethics of Biosocial Science

The Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard and the Office of the President present

The Tanner Lectures on Human Values

Dorothy E. Roberts
George A. Weiss University Professor of Law and Sociology and Raymond Pace and Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander Professor of Civil Rights, University of Pennsylvania Law School

This event will be livestreamed. Please see links below.

Lecture 1 | The Old Biosocial and The Legacy of Unethical Science

Wednesday, November 2, 4pm, Lowell Lecture Hall

Livestream for Lecture 1


Drew G. Faust
President, Harvard University

Martha Minow
Morgan and Helen Chu Dean, Harvard Law School


Evelynn Hammonds
Barbara Gutmann Rosenkrantz Professor of the History of Science, Harvard University

Lecture 2 | The New Biosocial and The Future of Ethical Science

Thursday, November 3, 4pm, Lowell Lecture Hall

Livestream for Lecture 2


Steven E. Hyman
Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, Harvard University


Anne Fausto-Sterling
Nancy Duke Lewis Professor Emerita of Biology and Gender Studies in the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology and Biochemistry, Brown University


Thursday, November 3, 12pm
Open to Harvard faculty and students only


Pilar Ossorio
Professor of Law and Bioethics, University of Wisconsin Law School

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