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Speaking for the Dying: Life-and-Death Decisions in Intensive Care

Susan P. Shapiro, PhD Research Professor American Bar Foundation Recorded November 13, 2019 Seven in ten older Americans who require medical decisions in the final days of life lack capacity to…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on November 13th, 2019 30 plays 0  

Female Cosmetic Genital Surgery: Social and Ethical Considerations

Devan Stahl, PhD Assistant Professor Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences Department of Pediatrics and Human Development Michigan State University College of Human Medicine …

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on March 13th, 2019 108 plays 0  

Should We Be Reaching for Immortality?

Tom Tomlinson, PhD Professor Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences Department of Philosophy Michigan State University Recorded February 13, 2019 Whether by chipping away at the…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on February 13th, 2019 128 plays 0  

Ending Medical Self-Regulation: Does Less Physician Control Improve Patient Safety and Protect Patient Rights?

Thaddeus Mason Pope, JD, PhD Director of the Health Law Institute Mitchell Hamline School of Law Recorded October 10, 2018 Medicine has long been one of the most self-regulating of all…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on October 10th, 2018 121 plays 0  

Therapeutic Privilege in Psychiatry? The Case of Borderline Personality Disorder

Dominic A. Sisti, PhD Director, The Scattergood Program for Applied Ethics of Behavioral Health Care Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy Assistant Professor,…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on September 19th, 2018 164 plays 0  

Ethical Issues Related to Fundraising from Grateful Patients

Reshma Jagsi, MD, DPhil Professor and Deputy Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology Director, Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine University of Michigan Medical School Recorded…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on April 11th, 2018 168 plays 0  

Pain But No Gain: Pain as a Problematic and Useless Concept?

Technical issues arose during this event that resulted in no audio in some places. Audio begins about 8 minutes in. Marleen Eijkholt, JD, PhD Assistant Professor Center for Ethics and Humanities in…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on March 14th, 2018 116 plays 0  

What's the point of Michigan's vaccine waiver education requirement?

Mark Navin, PhD Associate Professor of Philosophy Oakland University Recorded February 14, 2018 Since 2015, Michigan parents have had to attend education sessions at public health offices if…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on February 14th, 2018 196 plays 0  

Prospects, Promises and Perils of Human Mind-Reading

Mark Reimers, PhD Associate Professor Neuroscience Program College of Natural Science Michigan State University Recorded November 29, 2017 In recent years, several research groups have been…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on November 29th, 2017 149 plays 0  

Crossing the Biology to Pathobiology Threshold: Distinguishing Precision Health from Precision Medicine

Christopher H. Contag, PhD John A. Hannah Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Microbiology & Molecular Genetics Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering Director,…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on October 11th, 2017 112 plays 0  

Expanded Carrier Screening for an Increasingly Diverse Population: Embracing the Promise of the Future or Ignoring the Sins of the Past?

Kayte Spector-Bagdady, JD, MBioethics Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Chief, Research Ethics Service, Center for Bioethics & Social Sciences in Medicine …

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on September 13th, 2017 152 plays 0  

Social Determinants of Behavioral Health

C. Debra Furr-Holden, PhD C.S. Mott Endowed Professor of Public Health, Division of Public Health Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics Director, Flint Center for Health Equity…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on April 19th, 2017 144 plays 0  

The Choice to Become a Research Subject: A First-Person Perspective

Rebecca Dresser, JD Professor of Law Washington University in St. Louis Patients with serious illnesses are often invited to participate in clinical trials. After being diagnosed with advanced…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on March 22nd, 2017 110 plays 0  

Recurrent and Neglected Ethical Issues in the Psychiatric Brain Stimulation Discussion

Laura Y. Cabrera, PhD Assistant Professor of Neuroethics Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences Department of Translational Science & Molecular Medicine Michigan State…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on February 20th, 2017 110 plays 0  

Covert Costs of Racial and Ethnic Concordance in the Medical Workforce

Karen Kelly-Blake, PhD Assistant Professor Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences Department of Medicine Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Libby Bogdan-Lovis,…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on January 18th, 2017 22 plays 0