Tom Beauchamp Receives the Henry Knowles Beecher Award
On May 3, 2011, Tom Beauchamp, Professor of Philosophy and Senior Research Scholar in the Kennedy Institute of Ethics, along with Jim Childress, received the Hastings Center's Research Ethics Award, known as the Henry Knowles Beecher Award. This award has one of the most distinguished histories of any research ethics award, with nominations received from around the world. The Award "recognizes individuals who have made a lifetime contribution to ethics and the life sciences and whose careers have been devoted to excellence in scholarship, research, and ethical inquiry."
The Department wishes to congratulate Tom on this extraordinary achievement!