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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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No More Death Panels; Politically-Assisted Suicide Instead

This post is a part of our Bioethics in the News series By Leonard Fleck, PhD Republicans have not coalesced around any comprehensive proposal to replace the Affordable Care Act (though one is now on the table and intensely disputed). … Continue reading

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Bioethics for Breakfast: Advanced Dementia and the ICU Siren’s Song: When We Build It, Why Do They Come?

Kevin Foley, MD, and Leonard Fleck, PhD, presented at the Bioethics for Breakfast event on December 8, 2016, offering perspective and insight on the topic, “Advanced Dementia and the ICU Siren’s Song: When We Build It, Why Do They Come?” When … Continue reading

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Dr. Fleck presents at Michigan State Medical Society Conference on Bioethics

Center Professor Dr. Len Fleck presented at the 20th Annual Michigan State Medical Society Conference on Bioethics, held on November 12, 2016 in Ann Arbor. The theme of the conference was “Ethical Issues in the Pharmaceutical Industry: Current Controversies and … Continue reading

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Center faculty present at 18th Annual ASBH Meeting

The 18th Annual American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Meeting was held October 6-9 in Washington, DC. Center faculty Libby Bogdan-Lovis, Karen Kelly-Blake, Devan Stahl, and Len Fleck presented at the conference. The post below details each researcher’s presentation in their own words. Libby … 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 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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