Center for Ethics and Humanities
in the Life Sciences

College of Human Medicine

 

 

News and Upcoming Events

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Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Expanded Carrier Screening for an Increasingly Diverse Population: Embracing the Promise of the Future or Ignoring the Sins of the Past?

Kayte Spector-Bagdady, JD, MBioethics, is a Research Investigator in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and leads the Research Ethics Service at the Center for Bioethics & Social Sciences in Medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
12 - 1 pm
C102 East Fee Hall
Or watch live online

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Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Crossing the Biology to Pathobiology Threshold: Distinguishing Precision Health from Precision Medicine

Christopher H. Contag, PhD, is a John A. Hannah Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, Chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, and Director of the Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering at Michigan State University.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
12 - 1 pm
C102 East Fee Hall
Or watch live online

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Michigan Advance Care Planning Conference

Strengthen Best Practices & Community Engagement

October 13-14, 2017
Lansing, MI

This conference is presented by the Michigan Primary Care Consortium. Please see the event website for details.

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Charlie Gard: An Unnecessary Tragedy?

Leonard M. Fleck, PhD

Join the discussion! Dr. Fleck will respond to comments posted through August 16, 2017.

Leonard M. Fleck is a Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and the Department of Philosophy at Michigan State University.