Published papers authored by Executive Director Steven Svoboda and other ARC associates.

Svoboda Adler Van Howe ‘Is Circumcision Unethical and Unlawful A Response to Morris Et Al._ Journal of Medical Law and Ethics JMLE 2019

Van Howe Frisch Adler Svoboda ‘Circumcision registry promotes precise research and fosters informed parental decisions’ BMC Medical Ethics 2019

Svoboda ‘Nontherapeutic Circumcision of Minors as an Ethically Problematic Form of Iatrogenic Injury’ AMA Journal of Ethics 2017

Svoboda Adler Van Howe ‘Circumcision is Unethical and Unlawful’ Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics JLME 2016

Svoboda ‘Growing World Consensus to Leave Circumcision Decision to Affected Individual’ AJOB American Journal of Bioethics 2015

Van Howe ‘Presumptions Are Not Data and Data are Often not Informative’ AJOB American Journal of Bioethics 2015

Svoboda ‘Circumcision is a Religious Cultural Procedure Not a Medical Procedure’ JAMA Pediatrics 2014

Svoboda Van Howe ‘Circumcision A bioethical challenge’ JME E-Letter 1-20-14

Svoboda Van Howe ‘Non-therapeutic circumcision – The problem of advocacy-based medicine’ JME E-Letter 3-31-14

Adler ‘Is Circumcision Legal’ Richmond Journal of Law and Public Interest 2013

Svoboda ‘Circumcision of Infants as a Human Rights Violation’ JME 2013

Svoboda ‘Promoting Genital Autonomy by Exploring Commonalities_’ Global Discourse 2013

Svoboda ‘Tortured Bodies, Tortured Doctrines – Informed Consent…’ Milos Hodges Denniston Springer 2013

Svoboda Van Howe ‘Out of Step – Fatal Flaws in AAP…’ JME 2013

Van Howe Svoboda Article Responding to Clark 2013

Svoboda ‘Financially, Ethically and Legally, Circumcision is Unsuitable to Stop Combat AIDS and HIV’ Letter in response to Young et al ‘Factors Associated With Uptake of Infant Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention in Western Kenya’ 2012

Adler ‘Is it lawful to use Medicaid to pay for circumcision’ J Law Med 2011

Svoboda ‘Genital Integrity and Genital Autonomy’ Thymos 4-10

Svoboda ‘Please Focus on Stopping FGC and MGC_ Keep Our Children Safe’ Letter re AAP Flip-Flop on Ritual Genital Cutting of Female Minors Pediatrics 2010

Svoboda review of Hernlund Shell-Duncan ‘Transcultural Bodies’ Social and Legal Studies 2010

Svoboda ”Three-Fourths Were Abnormal’ – Misha’s Case, Sick Societies, and the Law’ Denniston Milos Hodges ‘Genital Autonomy – Protecting Personal Choice’ 2010

Svoboda review of Thomson ‘Endowed’ Social and Legal Studies 2009

Svoboda ‘Treatise from Trenches – Why are Circumcision Lawsuits so Hard to Win’ Denniston Milos Hodges ‘Circumcision and Human Rights’ 2009

Van Howe Svoboda ‘Neonatal Pain Relief and the Helsinki Declaration’ Health Care 2008

Svoboda Darby ‘A Rose By Any Other Name – Symmetry and Asymmetry in Male and Female Genital Cutting’ C. Zabus ed. Fearful Symmetries book

Darby Svoboda ‘Rose by Any Other Name’ MAQ 9-07

Svoboda ‘Genital Integrity and Gender Equity’ Denniston Milos Hodges ”Bodily Integrity and Politics of Circumcision’ 2006

Van Howe Svoboda Hodges HIV Journal of the Royal Society 2005

Svoboda ‘Educating the United Nations About Circumcision’ Denniston ‘Flesh and Blood’ bk 2004

Svoboda ‘Circumcision – A Victorian Relic Lacking Ethical, Medical, or Legal Justification’ American Journal of Bioethics AJOB 2003

Van Howe Svoboda International Journal of STD and AIDS Letter 9-03

Boyle Goldman Svoboda Fernandez ‘Male Circumcision – Pain, Trauma and Psychological Sequelae’ Journal of Health Psychology 2002

Hodges Svoboda Van Howe ‘Prophylactic Interventions on Children – Balancing Human Rights with Public Health’ Journal of Medical Ethics JME 2002

Svoboda ‘Circumcision Medically, Religiously, and Legally Unjustified’ Archives of Disease in Childhood 2002

Svoboda ‘Circumcision – Violent Ritual in Search of a Rationale’ Birthing Winter 2001

Svoboda ‘Limits of the Law – Comparative Analysis of Legal and Extralegal…’ Denniston Hodges Milos ‘Understanding Circumcision’ bk 2001

Boyle Svoboda Price Turner ‘Circumcision of Health Boys – Criminal Assault’ Journal of Law and Medicine 2-00

Svoboda Van Howe Dwyer ‘Informed Consent for Neonatal Circumcision – An Ethical and Legal Conundrum’ Journal of Contemporary Health Law and Policy JCHLP 2000

Svoboda ‘Attaining International Acknowledgement of Male Genital Mutilation as a Human Rights Violation’ Denniston Hodges Milos ‘Male and Female Circumcision’ bk 1999

Svoboda ‘Routine Infant Male Circumcision – Examining the Human Rights and Constitutional Issues’ Lausanne 1996 ‘Sexual Mutilations – A Human Tragedy’ bk