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Hannah-Reeve Sanders Lecture

Introduction | Past Lectures | Forthcoming Lecture


This eponymous lecture was established by the Bioethics Centre in gratitude for a generous donation from Dr Hannah-Reeve Sanders, a former Chief Medical Superintendent of Groote Schuur Hospital. 

Past Lectures
Previous Hannah-Reeve Sanders lectures:

  • 24 February 2010:
    Martin McNeally, University of Toronto 
    "Challenges to the Ethics of Surgery."
  • 7 February 2013:
    Arthur Kleinman, Harvard University 
    “Caregiving: Revitalizing its Place in Medicine.”
  • 7 August 2014:
    Professor Jonathan Wolff, University College London
    The Rule of Rescue versus Cost-Effective Analysis in Medical Resource Allocation."


Forthcoming Lecture


Speaker: Professor David DeGrazia (Department of Bioethics, NIH; Department of Philosophy, George Washington University)

Topic: "How Should We Think About Permissible Risk in Paediatric Research?"

Date: 11 May 2016

Time: 08h00 - 09h00

Venue: Red Cross Children's Hospital ​