Father Tad



Speaking Engagements





Possible Presentation Topics by Father Tad:


1. Beginning of Life Issues: In Vitro Fertilization, and Assisted Reproductive Technologies

2. End of Life Decision Making: Physician Assisted Suicide, Euthanasia, Pain Management and Hospice

3. End of Life Decision Making: Ethical Decision Making in Sickness and Compromised States

4. Clarifying the Moral Issues Surrounding Brain Death in the Light of Some Contemporary Cases

5. “Double Effect”: Properly Applying a Key Ethical Principle to Health Care Interventions 

6. Complicated Cases in Pregnancy and the Principle of Double Effect

7. Thinking Through the Ethics of the Transgender Question

8. The Biomedical Researcher and the Human Embryo

9. Recent Controversial Developments in the Biosciences and Bioethics

10. Humanae Vitae and the Sexual Revolution: 50 Years Later

11. The Good of Love & Life: An Overview of the Teaching of Humanae Vitae

12. The Science and Ethics of Embryonic Stem Cell Research

13. Welcoming in Truth and Charity: The Church’s Authentic Teaching on Same Sex Attraction

14. The Tattoo Phenomenon and Body Modifications

15. The Ethics of Prophylactic Opportunistic Bilateral Salpingectomies and Risk Reduction

16. Vaccines, Ventilators, and other Ethical Challenges of Covid-19


For more information, please see the NCBC Speaker's Bureau and contact Julie Kelley (215-871-2013) for a Speaker Request Form.