Assembly Series: Luke Dittrich “Lobotomies, Pain Guns, and Shredded Data: Patient H.M. and the Ethics of Human Experimentation”

  • Thursday, September 27, 2018 • 5:00 pm
  • Umrath Lounge, Umrath Hall, 1 Brookings Dr

Luke Dittrich is a National Magazine Award-winning journalist Luke Dittrich is the author of Patient H.M., a book which tells the fascinating and sometimes troubling true story of Henry Molaison, an amnesic who became the most studied human research subject ever. Dittrich’s lectures and writings offer an engaging exploration of the history of memory science, while raising urgent questions about the ethics of medical research and human experimentation.

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