I have never seen such a stir caused by any of my written work. If you care to see what I am talking about, read this!
If we can just sift through all of the inflammatory rhetoric it boils down to this. Many people, from all around the world, religious and secular, have concerns about stem cell research, exploiting women for their eggs and big bio getting rich on hyped research that takes funding away from other programs (like how about health care for all)!
- Jennifer Lahl, MA, BSN, RN, is founder and president of The Center for Bioethics and Culture Network. Lahl couples her 25 years of experience as a pediatric critical care nurse, a hospital administrator, and a senior-level nursing manager with a deep passion to speak for those who have no voice. Lahl’s writings have appeared in various publications including Cambridge University Press, the San Francisco Chronicle, the Dallas Morning News, and the American Journal of Bioethics. As a field expert, she is routinely interviewed on radio and television including ABC, CBS, PBS, and NPR. She is also called upon to speak alongside lawmakers and members of the scientific community, even being invited to speak to members of the European Parliament in Brussels to address issues of egg trafficking; she has three times addressed the United Nations during the Commission on the Status of Women on egg and womb trafficking.