Center for Ethics and Humanities
in the Life Sciences

College of Human Medicine

News and Upcoming Events

Sept 28 calendar square

Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Announcing the first event of the 2016-2017 Series:
Ethics and Children with Differences in Sex Development and Gender Nonconformity

Joel E. Frader, MD, MA, is a Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Bioethics and Medical Humanities at Northwestern University, and Medical Director of Bridges Pediatric Palliative Care Program at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.

Wednesday, September 28
12 - 1 pm
C102 East Fee Hall
Or watch live online

Event Flyer

Beaumont Tower thumbnail

Recent Center faculty publications

Center faculty members have recently been published in the journals AIDS Patient Care and STDs, BMC Health Services Research, Sociological Methods & Research, and Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics.

Please visit the MSU Bioethics blog to read more about these articles from Libby Bogdan-Lovis, Karen Kelly-Blake and Margaret Holmes-Rovner, Laura Cabrera, Leonard Fleck, and their respective colleagues.


conference graphic icon

Michigan fall conference opportunities

Spectrum Health's 2016 Ethics Conference and Western Michigan University’s Sixth Annual Medical Humanities Conference are taking place in September. Please visit the MSU Bioethics blog to learn more about each conference.

bioethics in the news logo

White Horse, White Faces: The Decriminalization of Heroin Addiction

Karen Kelly-Blake, PhD

Join the discussion! The author will respond to comments posted through August 4, 2016.

Karen Kelly-Blake is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and the Department of Medicine at Michigan State University.