Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences
College of Human Medicine

News and Upcoming Events


Clinical Ethics Job Talk

Struck by lightning and uncertainty: Should we allow for having children after someone’s death?
Marleen Eijkholt, PhD

Monday, July 11, 12:30-1:30 pm
220 Secchia or via Polycom in A116 East Fee

This is a job talk for a joint faculty position in the Center for Ethics and Spectrum Health System. The talk is free and open to the public.

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Center faculty at the 13th World Congress of Bioethics

Center Assistant Professor Dr. Laura Cabrera and Professor Dr. Leonard Fleck recently traveled to Edinburgh, Scotland to participate in the International Association of Bioethics’ (IAB) 13th World Congress of Bioethics, held June 14-17, 2016.

Read more about their participation on the MSU Bioethics blog.


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"Just Rationing in the ICU: What Benefits Count?"

Center Professor Dr. Leonard Fleck has an article in the Spring 2016 APA Newsletter on Philosophy and Medicine titled "Just Rationing in the ICU: What Benefits Count?" The current issue can be accessed on the American Philosophical Association website, or you can go directly to the PDF.

For more information on recent faculty publications, please visit the MSU Bioethics blog.

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Rights and Responsibilities at the End of Life

Hannah Giunta, MPH, PhD

Join the discussion! The author will respond to comments posted through July 7, 2016.

Hannah Giunta is an eighth year DO-PhD student at Michigan State University. She received her MPH in May 2015 and her philosophy PhD in May 2016.