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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 Routledge, Taylor & Francis Prize
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Nomination deadline for the 2018 Danto/ASA Prize
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Submission deadline for the 2017 Essay Prize in Latin American Thought
Monday, June 5, 2017
Application deadline for Small Grant and Diversity & Inclusiveness funding
Friday, June 30, 2017
Nomination Deadline for the 2017 Prize for Excellence in Philosophy Teaching
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Related Group News

Edward Zalta Wins the 2016 Barwise Prize
Posted in APA Announcements, Wednesday, March 8, 2017

The APA is pleased to announce that Edward Zalta (Stanford University) has been selected by the APA committee on philosophy and computers as the winner ... 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