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The Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM) Research Colloquium will be held Thursday, May 15, 2014 at the Vandenberg Meeting Hall (2nd floor), The Michigan League, 911 N. University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109. The CBSSM Research Colloquium will feature the Bishop Lecture in Bioethics as the keynote address.  This year CBSSM is delighted to announce that Myra Christopher will present the Bishop Lecture with a talk entitled: "The Moral Imperative to Transform the Way Pain is Perceived, Judged and Treated."

CBSSM News & Events

Kenneth M. Langa elected to ASCI membership
Kenneth M. Langa, M.D., Ph.D., professor of internal medicine and health management and policy, and research professor at the Institute of Gerontology and Survey Research Center/Institute for Social Research, was recently elected to the 2014 class of new members of the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ACSI). ASCI comprises more than 3,000 physician-scientists from all medical specialties who are elected to the society for their outstanding records of scholarly achievement in biomedical research before the age of 50.
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Reshma Jagsi's breast cancer study cited by various health media outlets 04/08/2014
Reshma Jagsi’s study in the Journal of Clinical Oncology about financial decline in breast cancer survivors has been cited by various health media outlets, including Bio-Medicine, Health News Digest, and various other outlets. The study found that after recieving treatment, a quarter of breast cancer survivors were found to be worse off financially.
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CBSSM Panel Session: Robert Green, MD, MPH 04/21/2014
"Incidental Findings in Clinical Exome and Genome Sequencing: The Drama and the Data"
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