News and Upcoming Events
Registration Open: 2016 Ethics Conference at Spectrum Health
The Ethics of Trust, Communication, and Relationships in Health Care
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Grand Rapids, MI
Spectrum Health presents a one-day symposium addressing ethical complexities in health care today. For more information, please visit the conference website.
New publications from Dr. Tomlinson's research team
Americans want a say in what happens to their donated blood and tissue in biobanks--read more from Center Director Dr. Tom Tomlinson and his research colleague over at The Conversation.
The team was also published in the open-access international journal PLoS ONE: Understanding the Public’s Reservations about Broad Consent and Study-By-Study Consent for Donations to a Biobank: Results of a National Survey.
Registration Open: Sixth Annual Western Michigan University Medical Humanities Conference
This conference is sponsored by the Medical Humanities Workgroup and the Program in Medical Ethics, Humanities, and Law at Western Michigan University.
September 15-16, 2016
For more information, please visit the conference website.
White Horse, White Faces: The Decriminalization of Heroin AddictionKaren 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.