Announcing the Fall 2014 Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

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The Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences at Michigan State University has hosted a brownbag lecture series since 1996. This year the series will kick off on September 17th with a lecture from MSU’s Dr. James W. Dearing. Join us in person or online at

sept-17-bbagDesigning for Diffusion and Ethical Considerations
James W. Dearing, PhD
Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 12-1 pm
C102 East Fee Hall

oct-10-bbagIntegrity in Translational Research
Jason Scott Robert, PhD
Friday, October 10, 2014, 12-1 pm
E4 Fee Hall

nov-4-bbagNHS reforms: What is the Reality of Clinician-Led Purchasing of Health Services?
Richard Meakin, MD
Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 12-1 pm
C102 East Fee Hall

nov-12-bbagDecision-making in Pediatric Oncology: Who Really Decides?
Bradd Hemker, MD
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 12-1 pm
C102 East Fee Hall

dec-11-bbag“How long do I have, Doc?”
Ethical Issues in Prognostication for Older Adults

Alexander Smith, MD, MS, MPH
Thursday, December 11, 2014, 12-1 pm
E4 Fee Hall

In person: These lectures will take place in East Fee Hall on MSU’s East Lansing campus. Feel free to bring your lunch! Beverages and light snacks will be provided.

Online: Here are some instructions for your first time joining the webinar, or if you have attended or viewed them before, go to the meeting!

Can’t make it? Every lecture is recorded and available to view in our archive. For more information on the 2014-15 Series, please visit our website.