The Penn Transplant Institute is featured for its annual holiday party where organ recipients, donors and doctors gather to celebrate the season and life.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine asks, “Is it ethical to create new life forms? What are the religious concerns?”
Marjorie Jeffcoat of the School of Dental Medicine comments on a federal panel’s precautionary steps for dental-filling safety.
Ross Koppel of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the accuracy of electronic health data.
The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania will offer hand transplants.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says, “When you’re talking about mismatch, those kinds of errors are psychologically and emotionally devastating.”