News and Upcoming Events

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Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Ending Medical Self-Regulation: Does Less Physician Control Improve Patient Safety and Protect Patient Rights?

Thaddeus Mason Pope, JD, PhD, is Director of the Health Law Institute at Mitchell Hamline School of Law.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
12 - 1 pm
E4 Fee Hall
Or watch live online

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2018 Michigan Advance Care Planning Conference

Advancing Advance Care Planning

October 11-12, 2018
Lansing, MI
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This conference is presented by the Michigan Primary Care Consortium. Objectives: To equip attendees to implement ACP in their setting; to promote shared decision-making in all stages of ACP; to enhance the ability to honor individuals’ wishes.

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Open Director Position

The College of Human Medicine is hiring for the position of Center Director. Visit the Hiring link in the menu above for more information, or visit posting 516219 at

To be included in the initial review process, applications must be received by August 1, 2018, though the position will remain open until it is filled.

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Making Martyrs of Our Children: Religious Exemptions in Child Abuse and Neglect Cases

Devan Stahl, PhD

Join the discussion! Dr. Stahl will respond to comments posted through October 4, 2018.

Devan Stahl is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and the Department of Pediatrics and Human Development in the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.