Category Archives: International

Dr. Cabrera presents in Ireland at ‘Algorithmic Brains’ workshop

Center Assistant Professor Dr. Laura Cabrera recently traveled to Galway, Ireland to participate in the workshop ‘From Algorithmic States to Algorithmic Brains,’ held at the National University of Ireland, Galway on September 22-23, 2016. Dr. Cabrera spoke on “Neuroenhancement and … Continue reading

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Center faculty at the 13th World Congress of Bioethics

Center Assistant Professor Dr. Laura Cabrera and Professor Dr. Leonard Fleck recently traveled to Edinburgh, Scotland to participate in the International Association of Bioethics’ (IAB) 13th World Congress of Bioethics, held June 14-17, 2016. Dr. Cabrera participated in the symposium “New Crossroads … Continue reading

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Dr. Cabrera attends 1st Interdisciplinary Forum on Neuroethics

The clinical bioethics and neuroethics  group of Anáhuac University (BINCA) held the 1st interdisciplinary forum on neuroethics in Mexico City on May 20-21, 2016. Dr. Laura Cabrera attended and gave the closing talk of the event with a presentation entitled … Continue reading

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Dr. Tomlinson travels to China to speak at International Bioethics Summit

Last month, Center Director Dr. Tom Tomlinson traveled to Nanjing, China for the 2015 Nanjing International Bioethics Summit & the Second Session of China Aging Bioethics and Aging Science Forum, hosted by Southeast University. Dr. Tomlinson presented the talk, “Casuistry … Continue reading

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Dr. Fleck discusses precision medicine at Brocher Foundation event

Center Professor Dr. Leonard Fleck recently returned from Geneva, Switzerland, where he participated in a three-day event at the Brocher Foundation. Dr. Fleck was one of about 80 past Brocher Fellows who presented their current work. Dr. Fleck gave a presentation … Continue reading

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Center Professor “prioritizing health care” in international project

Center Professor Len Fleck spent May 27-31 in Bergen, Norway as part of an International Advisory Board for the project “Prioritizing Health Care: Tension and Interplay between Legal, Political, Economic and Professional Perspectives.” This project has been funded for three … Continue reading

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Leonard Fleck to return to the Third Cambridge Consortium for Bioethics Education in Paris this June

Center for Ethics Professor Leonard Fleck will be returning to the Third Cambridge Consortium for Bioethics Education this June in Paris. He will be giving a lecture entitled, “Teaching Clinical Economics Ethically: Steering Between the Scylla of Disingenuity and the … Continue reading

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