Some moral problems in medicine



An earlier version of the following paper was presented at the Bicentennial Conference of the Plymouth Medical Society, April 15th, 1994.

Mary Warnock is a member of the House of Lords and a distinguished philosopher who, until her retirement, was Mistress of Girton College Cambridge. She chaired the Committee of Inquiry into Human Fertilization and Embryology from 1982 to 1984, as a result of which The Warnock Report, entitled ‘A Question of Life’, was published in 1985.