2nd CFV and VOTE ACK: talk.politics.medicine

Ben Delisle delisle at eskimo.celestial.com
Thu Oct 22 18:01:23 EST 1992


	This is a CALL FOR VOTES for the creation of
	one new newsgroup : talk.politics.medicine  
 	The voting period will be 12-Oct-1992 through 2-Nov-1992  

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news group:
 
     Proposed Title:  talk.politics.medicine  

Charter:
       talk.politics.medicine, unmoderated.
A newsgroup to discuss politics and ethics in medicine and related
sciences and fields. Topics may include discussions on whether:
medical care should be socialized; insurance be paid for by the
individual, the company, or the state; or if it is even mandatory.
They may also include discussions on ethics of cross-species transplants;
if fetal material should be used or not; government intervention  
into the health care choices of people (such as permitting (or not)
alternative medicine to coexist with mainstream medicine, nutritional
medicine, or preventive medicine); parental or individual (non)consent to
mandatory immunization or treatment that may violate ethical or religious
beliefs; euthanasia for terminal, vegetative, or severely crippled people,
be it voluntary or non voluntary; and the right to help or refuse care to
patients based on ability to pay, ability to help or care for them, or
based on any disease they may be carrying; or any other related topics.   
-- 
 delisle at eskimo.celestial.com | Nothing is fool-proof, fools are too ingenious.

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"Pat.Grauer" <07349PAT at msu.edu>
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AKCOBB at amherst.edu
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Barbara Cochrane <barbc at u.washington.edu>
barrett at cc.gatech.edu (James Barrett)
baxevani at snowshoe (Andy Baxevanis  <baxevani at snowshoe>)
bernie at gummo.att.com
Susan Biddlecomb <biddleco at mizar.usc.edu>
bill at kean.ucs.mun.ca
botteron at bu-it.bu.edu (Carol Botteron)
bouton at nlm.nih.gov (Jane Bouton)
Bert Smith <bowler at athena.mit.edu>
boyland at aspen.CS.Berkeley.EDU
brent at myka.questor.wimsey.bc.ca (Brent J. Krawchuk)
Dr Bruce Stephens <bruce at uxb.liv.ac.uk>
Larry Chu <CHU at BINAH.CC.BRANDEIS.EDU>
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Doug Sewell <doug at cc.ysu.edu>
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"Gregory M. Henzie" <ghenzie at phad.hsc.usc.edu>
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Jay Maynard <jmaynard at oac.hsc.uth.tmc.edu>
"Howell, Joel" <JOEL.HOWELL at med.umich.edu>
John R. Moore <anasaz!john at enuucp.eas.asu.edu>
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