A Lecture and Panel Discussion to Honor the Life, Scholarship, and Impact of Carlton Haywood, Jr., PhD

Monday, Mar 11, 2024
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Add to iCal
Bloomberg School of Public Health Feinstone Hall
615 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD


The Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics invites you to the annual Carlton Haywood, Jr. Memorial Symposium to celebrate and highlight Dr. Haywood’s contributions to bioethics.

View video of the symposium

This symposium explores the impact and legacy of Carlton Haywood Jr.’s intellectual contributions to bioethics research and how his work lives on through his impact on others.

Faith Fletcher, PhD, MA, Assistant Professor in the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine, deliver3e the keynote address, “Whose Expertise Matters? Promoting Respect, Equity and Trustworthiness in Healthcare Engagement.” Dr. Fletcher is a national scholar and leader in diversity, inclusion and health equity, and her integrated public health and bioethics research seeks to advance the health and well-being of minoritized populations.


  • Shawn M. Bediako, PhD, MPA
    Senior Science Education Fellow at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and former Professor of Psychology at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  • Raymona Lawrence, DPH
    Director of Research for the Sickle Cell Community Consortium
  • Gyasi Moscou-Jackson, PhD, MHS, RN
    Director of Nursing Inquiry at the University of Maryland Medical Center


  • Debra Mathews, PhD, MA
    Associate Director for Research and Programs at the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics and Professor, Department of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Read more about Carlton’s life and achievements.