Medical Treatment / Bioethics
In addition to the literature available below, resources are available in the following areas: adverse pre-natal diagnosis, end of life, and infertility care.
Father Tad Pacholczyk, Director of Education at the NCBC, is the author of a column called Making Sense of Bioethics that appears in various diocesan newspapers across the country. After earning a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Yale University, Fr. Tad did post-doctoral research at Massachusetts General Hospital/ Harvard Medical School. He subsequently studied in Rome where he did advanced studies in theology and in bioethics.
The articles of his Making Sense of Bioethics column cover a broad range of ethical issues, including:
- In-Vitro Fertilization,
- transgender surgery,
- end of life decision making,
- … and more.
The Making Sense of Bioethics can be found at: www.ncbcenter.org/publications/making-sense-out-bioethics/.