Second Thoughts Conference Agenda

The #MeToo Moment: Second Thoughts on the Sexual Revolution

May 31, 2018

Washington, DC

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Event moderated by

Mary Rice Hasson, Director, Catholic Women’s Forum, Kate O’Beirne Fellow, Ethics and Public Policy Center
O. Carter Snead
, Director, Center for Ethics and Culture, University of Notre Dame


Keynote Speaker

His Eminence Donald Cardinal Wuerl

Archbishop of Washington, D.C.


Opening Remarks: The Cultural Moment

Mary Eberstadt, Author, Senior Fellow, Faith and Reason Institute


Panel I: Women’s Health: Evidence and Concerns

Suzanne N. Hollman, PsyD, MSc., Dean and Program Chair in Clinical Psychology, Assistant Professor, Institute for the Psychological Sciences at Divine Mercy University

Monique V. ChireauMD, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center

Marguerite Duane, MD, MHA, FAAFP, Executive Director, FACTS; Adjunct Associate Profesor, Georgetown University; Family Physician, Modern Mobile Medicine


Panel II: Exploitation: A Booming Business

Jennifer Lahl, RN, President, Center for Bioethics and Culture

Mary G. Leary, JD, Professor of Law, Columbus School of Law, Catholic University of America

Mary Anne Layden, PhD, Director, Sexual Trauma and Psychopathology Program, University of Pennsylvania


Closing Remarks: A Way Forward

Helen Alvaré, JD, Professor of Law, Scalia Law School, George Mason University