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CUA Law Professor Lucia Silecchia was a guest on EWTN Pro-Life Weekly on June 30, 2017. Silecchia discussed the care and respect for the elderly. See Below 

EWTN Pro-Life Weekly: Is There Pro-Life Research for Alzheimer’s Disease?

Much of the scientific research being done to cure Alzheimer’s Disease includes the destruction of human embryos – but the Charlotte Lozier Institute’s Dr. David Prentice shines a light on the pro-life research being done. And The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law’s Lucia Silecchia reminds us why and how we must care for our elderly loved ones, whether they are suffering from Alzheimer’s or not.

Click here to view the interview. 


Lucia Silecchia  

Professor Lucia Ann Silecchia's
Areas of Expertise

Environmental Law and Ethics

Catholic Social Thought and the Law

Elder Law and Estate Planning

Legal Writing

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