Women's Health Issues
Vol. 7, No. 3, May/June 1997

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ART, Ads, and Ethics: A Conference Held By the National Advisory Board on Ethics in Reproduction

Executive Summary, Ruth Macklin, Gladys B. White, 127

Commodification, Commercialization, and Embodiment, Allen Verhey, 132

Ethics, Advertising, and Assisted Reproduction: The Goals and Methods of Advertising, Allen R. Dyer, 143

The Commodification and Advertising of Infertility Treatment, 149

Accountability, Representation, and Advertising, Geoffrey Sher, Michael Feinman, 153

Innovations in Infertility Treatment and the Rush to Market, 162

Accountability in the Advertising and Marketing of Assisted Reproduction, 167

Panel One: Marketing Strategies and Informing the Patient/Consumer, 172

Panel Two: Reporting and Advertising Success Rates -- The Gordian Knot of Assisted Reproductive Technology, 188

Workshop Participants and Staff, 197

WOMEN'S HEALTH ISSUES Vol. 7, No. 4, July/August 1997

If a Little Knowledge is a Dangerous Thing, What About a Lot of Knowledge: What Have We Learned From Pandora? Nada L. Stotland, 201

Human Genome Conference -- Articles and Introduction
The Human Genome Project and Women, Mary B. Mahowald, 204

An Overview of the Human Genome Project and Its Implications for Women, Mary B. Mahowald, 206

The Human Genome Project and Breast Cancer, Olufunmilayo I. Olopade, 209

Genetic Accountability and Pregnant Women, Karen H. Rothenberg, 215

Genetic Counseling and Women, Beth A. Fine, 220

Policy Implications of the Human Genome Project for Women, Christine K. Cassel, 225

Gender Justice in Genetics, Mary B. Mahowald, 230

Defining and Measuring Unintended Pregnancy: Issues and Concerns, Ruth Petersen, Merry-K. Moos, 234

In Quest of the Perfect Analogy for Using In Vitro Fertilization Patients as Oocyte Donors, Jeffrey A. Nisker, 241

Women's Health Education for Medical Students: An Interdisciplinary Response, Diane M. Magrane, 248

Experience and Acceptability of Medical Abortion with Mifepristone and Misoprostol Among U.S. Women, Linda J. Beckman, S. Marie Harvey, 253

Learning to Ask About Domestic Violence, Harriet V. Coeling, Gloria Harman, 263

Evaluation of an HIV/AIDS Education Program in an Urban Prenatal Clinic, Andrea Carlson Gielen, Ruth R. Faden, Nancy E. Kass, Patricial O'Campo, Richard Chaisson, Linda Watkinson, 269