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Significant Honors — Dr. Ruth Macklin received the Hastings Center’s 2014 Henry Knowles Beecher Award, given annually in recognition of a lifetime contribution to ethics and the life sciences. Dr. Macklin is considered among the founders of the bioethics field and has published widely on a variety of medical ethics topics, including research using human subjects, global health, reproductive health and public health ethics. As part of the award ceremony she gave a lecture discussing inequalities and human rights issues affecting women's sexual and reproductive health and safety worldwide. In addition, Dr. Macklin also was honored by the Global Forum on Bioethics in Research, which presented her with an award for contribution to progress in international research ethics. Dr. Macklin is professor of epidemiology & population health and holds the Dr. Shoshanah Trachtenberg Frackman Faculty Scholar in Biomedical Ethics. She also is a Hastings Center Fellow.
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