News and Upcoming Events
International Travel Safety Message
In light of the recent events in Manchester and London, the Office of International Health and Safety (OIHS) is reaching out to remind travelers of the roles OIHS, the Risk and Security Assessment Committee (RSAC) and International Studies and Programs (ISP) play in overseeing the health, safety, and security of Spartans abroad. Visit the OIHS website to read the full message.
Watch a webinar from the 2016-2017 Series
Recurrent and Neglected Ethical Issues in the Psychiatric Brain Stimulation Discussion
Laura Y. Cabrera, PhD
What are key ethical concerns surrounding the use of psychiatric deep brain stimulation (DBS)? Dr. Cabrera makes the case that understanding the ethics of DBS for psychiatric interventions provides important insight into the way in which ethical concerns for a single technology might vary depending on their intended use.
Michigan Advance Care Planning Conference
Strengthen Best Practices & Community Engagement
October 13-14, 2017
This conference is presented by the Michigan Primary Care Consortium. Early Bird registration is available through July 31. Please see the event website for details.
Join the discussion! Dr. Nelson will respond to comments posted through July 6, 2017.
Jamie Lindemann Nelson is a Professor in the Department of Philosophy at Michigan State University.