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Committee: Philosophy and Medicine

The committee on Philosophy and Medicine facilitates and contributes to the study of the relationship between philosophy and medicine. The main activities of the committee are sponsoring panels at each of the divisional meetings, publishing the Newsletter on Philosophy and Medicine, providing information on resources and academic programs in bioethics and in philosophy and medicine, and advancing otherwise the teaching and study of philosophical topics in medicine.

The editors of the Newsletter on Philosophy and Medicine serve in an ex officio capacity on this committee.

Committee Reports

2015-2016 report

2014-2015 report 

2013-2014 report

2012-2013 report

2011-2012 report

2010-2011 report

2009-2010 report

2008-2009 report

2007-2008 report

Newsletter on Philosophy and Medicine

Upcoming Events
Nomination deadline for the 2017 Scheffler Prize
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Submission deadline for the 2017 Frank Chapman Sharp Memorial Prize
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Nomination deadline for the 2017 Gittler Award
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Nomination deadline for the 2017 Routledge, Taylor & Francis Prize
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Nomination deadline for the 2018 Danto/ASA Prize
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Related Group News

Call for Nominations/Submissions: 2017 Gittler Award and Sharp Prize
Posted in APA Announcements, Tuesday, February 21, 2017

The APA has two upcoming prizes with a nomination/submission deadline of March 15, 2017: the 2017 Joseph B. Gittler Award and the 2017 Frank Chapman ... more »

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Chair (2019)
Jennifer S. Hawkins
Member (2017)
Matthew C. Altman
Member (2017)
J.S. Blumenthal-Barby
Member (2018)
Moti Gorin
Member (2018)
J. P. Kelleher
Member (2019)
S. Matthew Liao
Member (2019)
Kristin Voigt
Newsletter Editor
Mary R. Rorty
Newsletter Editor
Mark Sheldon