19.11.2015

19.11.2015

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Panel discussion: Do Hippocratic Oath Lessons Apply to Climate Intervention Research?

19. November 2015, Washington, DC/USA

"Medical ethics boards and engineering standards are updated periodically to help ensure that systems are in place to help make it less likely that research subjects suffer undue harm or bridges fail catastrophically.  Can lessons gleaned over the centuries from medical and engineering fields be applied to research on climate intervention? [...] We will identify places where we may be entering uncharted territory to spark discussion of the scientific, philosophical, and governance processes that might help us navigate the potential risks associated with climate intervention research."

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