LL.M. Graduate's Abstract Accepted for Presentation at Life Sciences Symposium
Bianca Buechner, LL.M. '12, will present her abstract "How Human Dignity Influences Embryonic Stem Cell Research in Europe and the United States: Ethical and Legal Comparative Analysis of Embryonic Stem Cell Research Policies with the case studies of Brüstle v. Greenpeace e.V. (Europe, 2011/2012) and Shirley" at the 7th Fraunhofer Life Science Symposium Leipzig 2012 in Germany on November 29, 2012.
She also recently took part in the 6th Vaccine and VHS Conference in Shanghai, China, where she reports she was the only lawyer and ethicist at the conference, and the researchers there appreciated hearing a different point of view. She also traveled to Nanjing, China, to speak at the Medical School of Nanjing about the compensation of study-related injuries. In addition, she gave two talks at Renmin University in Beijing.