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The Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM) Research Colloquium will be held Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at the Henderson Room, Michigan League, 911 N. University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI. The CBSSM Research Colloquium will feature the Bishop Lecture in Bioethics as the keynote address. Barbara Koenig, PhD will present the Bishop Lecture with a talk entitled: “Does Enhancing Individual Choice and Control Promote Freedom? Challenges in Contemporary Bioethics." Abstract submissions are welcome from all disciplines both within UM, as well as other institutions. For more details or to submit an abstract, please see the Abstract Submission form available from the link below.

CBSSM News & Events

Kayte Spector-Bagday presenting at FDA’s Risk Communication Advisory Committee
Kayte Spector-Bagdady will be presenting at the FDA’s Risk Communication Advisory Committee (3/5 2:15 pm) on the Pregnancy and Lactation Labeling Rule. Meeting will be live webcast.
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Naomi Laventhal interviewed for Smithsonian Magazine Article about Genetic Testing of Children 02/06/2018
Naomi Laventhal was recently interviewed for a Smithsonian Magazine article entitled, "Now You Can Genetically Test Your Child For Disease Risks. Should You?" In this article, studies by several CBSSM faculty and staff were highlighted.
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CBSSM Seminar: CANCELLED 02/21/2018
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