The Bioethics Research Library is home to the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Collection on Women, Infants and Children. This collection, established on April 14, 2003 on the occasion of the awarding of an honorary degree to her daughter, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, is named in Mrs. Kennedy’s honor in remembrance of her lifelong support for the welfare of the family.
Interested readers are invited to use the Collection, located in Healy Hall 102 on the main campus of Georgetown University. The Collection contains nearly 750 books covering health care and research for women, infants, and children.
In addition to this book collection, you might find these references to periodical literature on the following topics useful:
- Fetal medicine
- Fetal alcohol syndrome/prenatal drug exposure
- Maternal-fetal conflict
- Prenatal diagnosis
- Health care for infants and children
- Minors as research subjects
- Women as research subjects
- Women’s health: ethical issues [general]
- Genetic Predisposition to disease
- Cesarean deliveries
- Legal issues
We welcome your suggestions for additions to the Collection.