Ethicists Confront Cancer: When the Professional Becomes Personal with Rebecca Dresser -- Overthrowing the Emperor of all Maladies: Moving Forward Against Cancer Series -- Exploring Ethics

6/23/2014; 58 minutes

Law and Ethics Professor Rebecca Dresser, author of "Malignant: Medical Ethicists Confront Cancer," describes her own bout with cancer and how it changed her views about medical ethics. Dresser, on faculty at the Washington University in St. Louis, is the final speaker in the year-long series on cancer and ethics convened by the Center for Ethics in Science and Technology in San Diego. (#25957)

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