Thursday, January 16, 2003

Boston College's College of Law will be co-sponsoring a pro-life symposium:



Among the speakers will be Dr. Elizabeth Shadigian, of the University of Michigan School of Medicine, co-author of a University of North Carolina study published in the January 2003 issue of the Obstetric & Gynecological Survey that reports long-term physical and psychological health consequences associated with abortion.



Other keynoters include Mary Ann Glendon, Learned Hand Professor of Law at Harvard and a member of the President's Council on Bioethics, and historian Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, Eleonor Professor of the Humanities at Emory.

Panelists include Dr. E. Joanne Angelo, professor of psychiatry at Tufts medical school, attorney Paige

Comstock Cunningham of the Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity, Dr. Angela Lanfranchi, co-founder of the Breast Cancer Prevention Institute, and Elizabeth Schiltz, associate professor at University of St.Thomas School of Law. Sponsors are the Women's Fund of Americans United for Life, Feminists for Life, Women Affirming Life, and

Boston College Law School.

A press release about Dr. Shadigian's study

An abstract of the study. (Scroll down to access it - it's page 67)

Thanks to Mark Sullivan for the heads-up.

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