- Our faculty are committed to research in a broad range of areas within bioethics. Learn more about current projects: bioethics.msu.edu/homepage/resea… 11 hours ago
- RT @DavidEggert00: Update: Michigan Senate plans to vote tomorrow on bill that would require some Medicaid recipients to work #mileg 12 hours ago
- Dr. Cabrera and colleagues on cross-cultural diversity in the field of neuroethics msubioethics.com/2018/04/17/cab… 13 hours ago
- The first eight episodes of our podcast are available via @HNetPodcast, Apple Podcasts, and Stitcher. Let us know w… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 14 hours ago
- Greed Is God: The Divine Right to Avaricious Drug Pricing msubioethics.com/2018/03/22/dru… #BioethicsInTheNews https://t.co/p7A0rGzYQA 14 hours ago
Top Posts & Pages
- Humor in Medicine: Nasty, Dark, and Shades of Grey
- Mass Shootings, Mental Illness and Stigma
- The Ethical Challenges Raised by Hepatitis C Drugs
- Bioethics for Breakfast: A Snip Here and a Tuck There: Are There Limits to Editing Life?
- Covert Costs of Racial and Ethnic Concordance in the Medical Workforce
Category Archives: Brownbag & Webinar Series
Ethical Issues Related to Fundraising from Grateful Patients Event Flyer Health care institutions are becoming increasingly deliberate about philanthropic fundraising given the need to sustain their missions in the face of decreases in governmental research funds and lowering reimbursement for … Continue reading
Pain But No Gain: Pain as a Problematic and Useless Concept? Event Flyer References to the human experience of “pain” are common, but those references are often ambiguous and vague. Such ambiguity creates conceptual and practical challenges, especially in the … Continue reading
What’s the point of Michigan’s vaccine waiver education requirement? Event Flyer Since 2015, Michigan parents have had to attend education sessions at public health offices if they want their unvaccinated or under-vaccinated children to attend school or daycare. This policy … Continue reading
This year’s Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series resumes in February. You are invited to join us in person or watch live online from anywhere in the world. Information about the spring series is listed below. Please visit our website for more details, … Continue reading
Prospects, Promises and Perils of Human Mind-Reading Event Flyer In recent years, several research groups have been able to infer the contents of subjects’ thoughts from fMRI scans. E-commerce sites are tracking customers’ purchases and making ever better predictions about … Continue reading
What level of risk will be tolerated for interventions that are developed for treating “pre-diseased” patients?
Crossing the Biology to Pathobiology Threshold: Distinguishing Precision Health from Precision Medicine Event Flyer Diseases have long been defined by their symptoms, and therefore patients have typically been treated when they are symptomatic. However, through advances in “omics,” wearable sensors, … Continue reading
How do we explain to patients what genetic test results might mean for their baby when they have only been validated in other populations?
Expanded Carrier Screening for an Increasingly Diverse Population: Embracing the Promise of the Future or Ignoring the Sins of the Past? Event Flyer Race and ethnic groups have been tracking heritable conditions endemic within their communities for decades, but past … Continue reading