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How Should Therapeutic Decisions about Expensive Drugs Be Made in Imperfect Environments?

An ethics case by Center Professor Dr. Leonard Fleck and co-author Marion Danis, MD, was published in the February 2017 issue of the AMA Journal of Ethics. Their commentary is titled “How Should Therapeutic Decisions about Expensive Drugs Be Made in … Continue reading

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New publication from Dr. Fleck in ‘Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics’

An article from Center Professor Dr. Leonard Fleck was published in the July 2016 issue of Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, “a quarterly journal devoted to engaging a world community of bioethicists.” Dr. Fleck’s article, “Choosing Wisely: Is Parsimonious Care … Continue reading

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Center faculty present at WMU Ethics Center conference

The Western Michigan University Ethics Center hosted the conference “Bioethics: Preparing for the Unknown” on March 17-18, 2016 in Kalamazoo, MI. The conference included presentations from Center faculty members Laura Cabrera, Leonard Fleck, and Devan Stahl. Drs. Cabrera and Stahl … Continue reading

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Rationing Health Care: new volume with chapter by Leonard Fleck

A new volume of contributions to the health care rationing debate has been published recently by Maklu Publishers: Andre den Exter, Martin Buijsen, eds. Rationing Health Care: Hard Choices and Unavoidable Trade-offs. Leonard Fleck, Professor in the Center for Ethics … Continue reading

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