Presentations

Upcoming & Recent

“Is Criticism of Biotechnology ‘Antiscientific’? Science, Values and the GMO Debate.” Presented at the 7th Annual Conference on Values in Medicine, Science, and Technology, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas. 18-20 May 2017.

“The Geography of Epistemic Risk.” Co-presented (with R. Kukla) at the 25th Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association (PSA), Atlanta, Georgia. 3-5 November 2016.

“From Inductive Risk to Epistemic Risk.” Presented at the 6th Biennial Conference of the Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (SPSP), Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey. 17-19 June 2016.

“From Inductive Risk to Epistemic Risk.” Presented at the 6th Annual Meeting of the Center for Values in Medicine, Science and Technology and the 3rd Meeting of the Consortium for Socially Responsible Philosophy of/in Science and Engineering (SRPoiSE), University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas. 19-22 May 2016

“Can Criticism in Science Be Epistemically Detrimental?” Presented at the 6th Annual Meeting of the Center for Values in Medicine, Science and Technology and the 3rd Meeting of the Consortium for Socially Responsible Philosophy of/in Science and Engineering (SRPoiSE), University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas. 19-22 May 2016.

“Climate Skepticism and the Manufacture of Doubt: Can Dissent in Science be Epistemically Detrimental?” Invited lecture given at the international workshop, The Epistemic Role of Manufactured Dissent in Climate Science, Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie, Karlsruhe, Germany. 28-29 October 2015.

“Inductive Risk, Epistemic Risk, and Overdiagnosis of Disease.” Presented at the 15th Congress of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Helsinki, Finland. 3-8 August 2015.

“Erring on the Side of Caution? Toward a More Nuanced Account of Risks in Science and Medicine.” Invited lecture given at the Leibniz Universität Hannover, Hannover, Germany. 8 July 2015.

“Inductive Risk, Epistemic Risk, and Overdiagnosis of Disease.” Presented at the 5th Biennial Conference of the Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (SPSP), Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark. 24-26 June 2015.

“Genetically Engineered Crops and Responsible Innovation.” Presented at the 2nd Annual Meeting of the Socially Relevant Philosophy of/in Science and Engineering (SRPoiSE), Michigan State University Detroit Center, Detroit, Michigan. 27-28 March 2015.