Center for Ethics and Humanities
in the Life Sciences

College of Human Medicine

News and Upcoming Events

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Faculty Emeriti Association Lecture Series

Obstacles to Health Care: What is Enough? Justice, Sufficiency and Health

Leonard Fleck, PhD

December 16, 2016
1:00-3:00 pm
Rm 105 Kellogg Center

The Office of University Outreach and Engagement is a co-sponsor of this event and will provide coffee and parking passes. The lecture is open to all interested individuals.

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Politics and the Other Lead Poisoning: The Public Health Ethics of Gun Violence

Sean A. Valles, PhD

Join the discussion! The author will respond to comments posted through December 1, 2016.

Sean A. Valles is an Associate Professor in Lyman Briggs College and the Department of Philosophy at Michigan State University.


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Dr. Tomlinson presents at 3rd Annual Great Lakes Biorepository Network Scientific Meeting

The 3rd Annual Great Lakes Biorepository Network (GLBRN) Scientific Meeting was held on October 28, 2016 at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Center Director and Professor Dr. Tom Tomlinson spoke on “Preferences for Biobank Consent Policy are Sensitive to Concerns about Future Research Uses.” Read more about Dr. Tomlinson's talk on the MSU Bioethics blog.

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Pharmacological and Neurosurgical Psychiatric Interventions: Through the Looking Glass

Center Assistant Professor Dr. Laura Cabrera is the Team Leader on the project “Psychiatric Interventions: Values and Public Attitudes,” funded by the Michigan State University group Science and Society at State (S3). Dr. Cabrera and her team recently held a workshop for the project. Read more about the workshop on the MSU Bioethics blog.