Tuesday, February 28, 2006

Conference Schedule

Censorship and Institutional Review Boards
Schedule of Conference

Thursday, April 6, 2006

6:00 pm: Drinks and Dinner
Maggiano's, Rubesco Room

(corner of Clark & Grand; 111 W. Grand Ave. & 516 N. Clark St. )
with a talk by Melvin Guyer (Michigan)
For Panelists and Invited Guests Only

Friday, April 7, 2006

Faculty Commons, Rubloff 240
Northwestern University School of Law
375 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

8:00 am: Continental Breakfast

8:45-9:55 am: Panel I: IRBs in Medicine: What Costs? What Benefits?
Fred Coe (Chicago)
Jerry Menikoff (Kansas)
Jonathan Moss (Chicago)
Roy Weiss (Chicago)
Moderator: James Lindgren (Northwestern)

10:15-11:35 am: Panel II: IRBs in Social Science: What Costs? What Benefits?
Marguerite (Peg) Barratt (National Science Foundation)
Carolyn Bledsoe (Northwestern) (paper co-authored with Bruce Sherin)
Jack Katz (UCLA)
John Mueller (Calgary)
Richard Shweder (Chicago)
Moderator: Shari Diamond (Northwestern; American Bar Foundation)

11:35 am: Lunch
(Sandwiches will be provided.)

12:45-2:35 pm: Panel III: Is the Common Rule Constitutional?
Dale Carpenter (Minnesota)
Philip Hamburger (Columbia)
Renee Lerner (George Washington)
William Marshall (North Carolina)
James Weinstein (Arizona State)
Robert Charrow (Greenberg, Taurig; D.C.)
Richard Epstein (Chicago) (Commentator)
Moderator: Andrew Koppelman (Northwestern)

3:00-4:55 pm: Panel IV: Academic Freedom & Administrative Law
Elmer Abbo (Chicago)
Joel Frader (Northwestern)
Kate Gottfried (Tufts)
David Hyman (Illinois)
John Lantos (Chicago)
James Lindgren (Northwestern)
Todd Zywicki (George Mason)
Moderator: Philip Hamburger (Columbia)

4:55-5:00 pm Concluding Remarks (followed by informal discussions, and perhaps drinks, dinner, and entertainment)