Feb.4. Norman Wirzba (Theology, Ecology, and Agrarian Studies, Duke University) on “Why sustainable agriculture matters.”
Dr. Wirzba will address the way that sustainable agriculture can transform our approach to health as part of a vision of population health bringing together commitments to ecology and public health. This lecture is part of initiatives within the Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society at VUMC to highlight ecological ethics as part of the work of biomedical ethics in service to health and human flourishing of patients, staff, and the broader community.
Organized by John Compton (M.Div. candidate, Vanderbilt School of Divinity)
Co-sponsored by the Eos Project and the Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, with funding from the Lester G. “Ruff” Fant A&S Dean’s Fund