Harvard Stem Cell Institute Public Forum: Religious Perspectives on Stem Cell Research

On March 14, 2007, Philip Clayton, Visiting Professor of Science and Religion at Harvard Divinity School, moderated a panel discussion featuring Eric Cohen, director of the Bioethics and American Democracy program at the Ethics and Public Policy Center in Washington, D.C.; Omar Sultan Haque, a Muslim theologian at Harvard Medical School; John Davis, Professor of Systematic Theology and Christian Ethics, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; and the Rev. Dr. Llewellyn Smith, Andover Newton Theological School. Scientific input and clarification was provided by Harvard Stem Cell Institute faculty members William Lensch, PhD, Children's Hospital Boston, and Jerome Ritz, MD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.