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International Forced Organ Harvesting And Its Effect On The US

The UA College of Medicine – Phoenix welcomes this traveling lecture to lead the conversation about ethical organ donation practice, as well as to prepare medical students and our medical community about the dangers of forced organ harvesting (FOH). Organ transplants are one of the wonders of modern medicine; it's a procedure that saves lives every day, but non-consensual organ harvesting is a gross violation of human rights.

How Tucson Mapped The Way To The Moon And Planets

Special Collections joins with The University of Arizona Press and the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory in hosting an all-star panel featuring groundbreaking scientists Peter Smith, Ewen Whitaker, and William Hartmann. The panel will be moderated by NPR science and technology reporter Melissa Sevigny, author of Under Desert Skies, with opening remarks from LPL’s Tim Swindle. A reception follows the presentation. Watch this video to learn more our collaboration.


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