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

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

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2016 Society of Michigan Neonatologists Annual Conference

The 2016 Society of Michigan Neonatologists (SOMN) Annual Conference will take place September 27-28 at the Henry Center at Michigan State University. The registration deadline is September 23.

The conference will feature a presentation from Center Assistant Professor Dr. Devan Stahl: Medical Interventions for Children with Trisomy 18: How Far Should We Go?

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SOMN Registration Form


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Announcing the Fall 2016 Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

The 2016-2017 Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series begins in September, and the fall series includes topics on pediatrics, medical history, and learning health systems. We hope you'll join us in person or online! Please visit our blog for more information on the fall series.

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Disability and the Decisional Capacity to Vote

Devan Stahl, PhD

Join the discussion! The author will respond to comments posted through October 6, 2016.

Devan Stahl is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and the Department of Pediatrics and Human Development in the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.