Publication Type Ethics Statements by Genetics
Ethics Statements | May 03, 2018
As genetic knowledge increases and technologies to manipulate genes become more powerful, our need for wisdom in application intensifies. In regard to human genetics in particular, the conditions that allow for hubris call for an even greater measure of humility.
Ethics Statements | May 08, 2017
CMDA affirms that all children—including those who are biologically flawed—are gifts from God, a heritage of their mother and father to be cherished, nurtured, and guided. Parents’ obligation to protect their children’s health extends also to healthcare professionals.
Ethics Statements | April 30, 2015
At its annual meeting during the 2015 CMDA National Convention, the House of Representatives unanimously approved a new position statement on human enhancement.
The CMDA Position Statement on Human Hybrids and Chimeras approved by CMDA's House of Representatives.
An addendum to the Eugenics and Enhancement Ethics Statement about the history of eugenics.
The CMDA Position Statement on Eugenics and Enhancement approved by CMDA's House of Representatives.