“Debate on Transhumanism”

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Date

Friday, March 20, 2020

Time

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Location

3330 Medical Science I

Description

Debate on Transhumanism

Jeffrey Bishop, MD, PhD is the Tenet Endowed Chair in Health Care Ethics at Saint Louis University.  His scholarly work is focused on the historical, political, and philosophical conditions that underpin contemporary medical and scientific practices and theories.  Professor Bishop’s interests are diverse, with publications in medical journals, philosophical journals, theological journals, and medical humanities, journals.  He has written on many topics, including transhumanism and enhancement technologies, clinical ethics consultation, and medical humanities.

 

Micah Redding is the founder and Executive Director of the Christian Transhumanist Association and host of the Christian Transhumanist Podcast.  He has helped to organize vibrant inter-religious dialogue, leading conversations between Christians, atheists, Buddhists, Baha’is, and Muslims – and challenging Christians to think deeply about the meaning and significance of their faith.

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