Dr. John Fletcher, professor emeritus of Biomedical Ethics
at the School of Medicine, received the Lifetime Achievement Award
of the American Society of Bioethics and Humanities at its annual
meeting in Nashville, Tenn. In his address to the society, Fletcher
spoke on Protecting Human Participants in Research: Then
and Now, describing the evolution of protecting human research
subjects and how this can be strengthened.
Richard Guy Wilson, Commonwealth Professor and chair of
the Department of Architectural History, was awarded the Southeast
Chapter Society of Architectural Historians Book Award for
his book, Richmonds Monument Avenue, chronicling 11û2 miles
of statues and buildings in a variety of styles popular in the
1890s to the 1930s. Wilson co-authored the book with U.Va. alumni
Sarah Driggs and Robert Winthrop.