Center for Ethics and Humanities
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College of Human Medicine

News and Upcoming Events

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Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Announcing the first event of the 2016-2017 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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Recent Center faculty publications

Center faculty members have recently been published in the journals AIDS Patient Care and STDs, BMC Health Services Research, Sociological Methods & Research, and Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics.

Please visit the MSU Bioethics blog to read more about these articles from Libby Bogdan-Lovis, Karen Kelly-Blake and Margaret Holmes-Rovner, Laura Cabrera, Leonard Fleck, and their respective colleagues.


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Michigan fall conference opportunities

Spectrum Health's 2016 Ethics Conference and Western Michigan University’s Sixth Annual Medical Humanities Conference are taking place in September. Please visit the MSU Bioethics blog to learn more about each conference.

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To Floss or Not to Floss? That’s not the question

Robyn Bluhm, PhD

Join the discussion! The author will respond to comments posted through September 8, 2016.

Robyn Bluhm is an Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy and Lyman Briggs College at Michigan State University.