Medical Ethics in the Age of Terrorism

Moderated by former Defense Department Assistant Secretary Korb, the panelists debated the use of detainees' medical records to capitalize… read more

Moderated by former Defense Department Assistant Secretary Korb, the panelists debated the use of detainees' medical records to capitalize on illness, phobias, and other vulnerabilities for use in military interrogation during the efforts to combat terrorism. Marks and Bloche co-authored Doctors and Interrogators at Guantanamo Bay. Gerecht wrote, “What’s the Matter with Gitmo?” in The Weekly Standard. Retired General Xenakis, former Commanding General Southeast Regional Army Medical Command, wrote, “From the Medics, Unhealthy Science,” in the Washington Post. close

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Medical Ethics in the Age of Terrorism

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 3, 2005
Last Aired:
Aug 9, 2005

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  • Aug 03, 2005 | 12:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 03, 2005 | 9:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 04, 2005 | 12:53am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 04, 2005 | 6:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 06, 2005 | 11:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 09, 2005 | 4:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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