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Drs. Kelly-Blake and Holmes-Rovner co-authors of shared decision making article

Center Assistant Professor Dr. Karen Kelly-Blake and Professor Emerita Dr. Margaret Holmes-Rovner are among the co-authors of the article “Implementing shared decision making in federally qualified health centers, a quasi-experimental design study: the Office-Guidelines Applied to Practice (Office-GAP) program,” published … Continue reading

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Moral Concerns and the Willingness to Donate to a Research Biobank

A new study led by Center Director Dr. Tomlinson was published this week in The Journal of the American Medical Association, surveying concerns people may have about donating to a research biobank. You can hear more about the research from … Continue reading

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Statewide Campus System Medical Ethics Day

Last week, close to 80 medical residents from different specialties participated in the College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Statewide Campus System  Medical Ethics Day. Ethics Day provides training in clinical ethics for osteopathic residents in various specialties from around the state. The morning … Continue reading

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Announcing the Spring 2015 Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Spring Series Flyer The Center’s Spring 2015 series includes speakers from the University of Michigan, Michigan State University’s College of Law, and Northwestern University. All lectures are from 12-1 pm EST. Join us in person or online at connect.msu.edu/brownbag. All … Continue reading

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Announcing the Fall 2014 Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Fall Series Flyer 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 … Continue reading

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Dr. Karen Kelly-Blake receives award in support of new study

Center Research Associate Dr. Karen Kelly-Blake has received an award from the Norman Kagan Endowment for Graduate and Professional Studies. This award supports Dr. Kelly-Blake’s proposal, Men’s Health and Masculinity: Implications for Colorectal Cancer Screening. Dr. Kelly-Blake’s study will capture the masculinity-related concerns … Continue reading

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Watch every lecture from the 2013-2014 Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Reye’s Syndrome: A Medical Mystery and a Modern Dilemma This talk from Mark A. Largent, PhD, examines the history of Reye’s syndrome, the hunt to uncover its cause, and the debates that have emerged over last twenty years about the … Continue reading

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The Undergraduate Bioethics Society: a new space for thinking about current issues in bioethics

Guest Editorial By Jordan Krieger, President Undergraduate Bioethics Society, Michigan State University We are in the era of medicine and health care. Currently, changes are being made to the United States health care system through the Affordable Care Act; research … Continue reading

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Dr. Tom Tomlinson on WGVU Public Radio discussing adolescents making end-of-life decisions

Dr. Tom Tomlinson, who is a co-presenter at an upcoming symposium presented by the Michigan State University College of Law Journal of Medicine and Law, spoke with David Moore on WGVU Public Radio about whether dying adolescents should be able to make their own end-of-life … Continue reading

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Lyman Briggs Instructor Sebastian Normandin, PhD, will discuss the healing potential of breath at February Brownbag

“Enlightened” Breath: Breathing and Biomedicine Event flyer: Normandin Flyer In his famous essay “What is Enlightenment” the philosopher Emmanuel Kant argued enlightenment consisted in “man’s emergence from his self-imposed immaturity.” In his presentation, Dr. Normandin proposes that the same process is … Continue reading

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