CBSSM Seminars

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CBSSM Seminars

CBSSM sponsors twice-monthly seminars on a variety of topics related to bioethics and social sciences, beginning at 3:00 and concluding at 4:00 (we generally do not observe "Michigan time").  Seminars are scheduled to take place at NCRC, Building 16, Room 266C, unless otherwise noted.

To view videos of past CBSSM Seminars and invited speakers, click on the links below:

Amy McGuire, JD, PhD:Biobanking and Genomic Research: Ethical Challenges and Policy Implications - March 22, 2012
Zachary Schrag, PhD: Ethical Imperialism: The Case Against IRB Review of the Social Sciences - February 1, 2012
Panel Discussion: Ethical Imperialism: The Case Against IRB Review of the Social Sciences - February 1, 2012

 

Below is the list of seminars for the 2013-2014 academic year.

Current CBSSM Seminars

Date Speaker Details Location time
Thu, November 21, 2013

Michele Gornick, PhD
VA/CBSSM Postdoctoral Fellow

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, December 18, 2013

Raymond De Vries, PhD
Dept of Medical Education

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thu, January 16, 2014

Erica Sutton, PhD
CBSSM Postdoctoral Fellow

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, January 29, 2014

Aisha Langford, PhD, MPH
VA/CBSSM Postdoctoral Fellow

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thu, February 13, 2014

Brian Zikmund-Fisher, PhD
Angie Fagerlin, PhD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, February 26, 2014

Fraukje Mevissen, PhD
Visiting Scholar

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, March 19, 2014

Grand Rounds for March

Box Lunches will be provided courtesy of the Center For Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine

This month's grand rounds features James F. Childress, John Allen Hollingsworth Professor of Ethics, Professor of Medical Education, Institute for Practical Ethics and Public Life at the University of Virginia.

Ford Auditorium 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Thu, March 20, 2014

IHPI Special Lecture with Eric Campbell, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

"Physician Openness and Honesty With Patients—Results of a National Survey"

This presentation will explore  the issue of physician openness and honesty with patients  in  the current health care context.   Specifically, it will examine data from a national survey physicians  regarding:  physicians’ attitudes and behaviors related to communication with patients and the factors that are associated with those attitudes and behaviors.

NCRC Building 10 Research Auditorium 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Thu, March 27, 2014

Andrew Shuman, MD
Assistant Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology

NCRC Bldg 14, Conference Rm B003E 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thu, April 03, 2014

Tanner Caverly, MD, MPH
Research Fellow/Clinical Lecturer

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Mon, April 14, 2014

Association of Clinical Research Professionals Southeast Michigan Chapter and MICHR Present:

"Rethinking Minority Participation in Clinical Trials: More than Mistrust"

This seminar features Aisha T. Langford, PhD, MPH, CBSSM Postdoctoral Fellow.

Sponsored by VA Health Services Research & Development Service and Center for Bioethics & Social Sciences in Medicine.

Directions: http://depressioncenter.org/patients/maps.asp

Rachel Upjohn Building, Garden Level Floor Auditorium 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Mon, April 21, 2014

CBSSM Panel Presentation: "Incidental Findings in Clinical Exome and Genome Sequencing: The Drama and the Data"

Please join us for a special panel session regarding the recent American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) guidelines for reporting incidental findings in clinical sequencing.

Keynote Presenter: Robert C. Green, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Genetics at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

Panel Presenters:

BSRB Seminar Rooms ABC 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Wed, April 23, 2014

Grand Rounds for April

Box Lunches will be provided courtesy of the Center For Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine.

This month's grand rounds features Josh Greenberg, medical student.

Please join us for a lively discussion of medical ethics. The Bioethics Grand Rounds is sponsored by the UMHS Adult Medical Ethics Committee and the Program of Society and Medicine. This educational session is open to all faculty and staff and members of the public. CME and CEU credit is available.

Ford Auditorium 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Thu, May 08, 2014

Douglas B. White, MD, MAS
UPMC Endowed Chair for Ethics in Critical Care Medicine Associate Professor of Critical Care Medicine Director, Program on Ethics and Decision Making in Critical Illness University of Pittsburgh Medical Cente

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, May 28, 2014

Grand Rounds for May

Box Lunches will be provided courtesy of the Center For Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine.

This month's grand rounds features Ed Rivitz and Ed Goldman, discussing the Munoz case.

Please join us for a lively discussion of medical ethics. The Bioethics Grand Rounds is sponsored by the UMHS Adult Medical Ethics Committee and the Program of Society and Medicine. This educational session is open to all faculty and staff and members of the public. CME and CEU credit is available.

Ford Auditorium 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Thu, June 12, 2014

Janet Childerhose, PhD
CBSSM Postdoctoral Fellow

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, June 25, 2014

Grand Rounds for June

Box Lunches will be provided courtesy of the Center For Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine.

This month's grand rounds features Lisa Seyfried, MD.

Please join us for a lively discussion of medical ethics. The Bioethics Grand Rounds is sponsored by the UMHS Adult Medical Ethics Committee and the Program of Society and Medicine. This educational session is open to all faculty and staff and members of the public. CME and CEU credit is available.

Ford Auditorium 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Wed, August 27, 2014

Grand Rounds for August

Box Lunches will be provided courtesy of the Center For Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine.

This month's grand rounds features Stephanie Kurkora, MD.

Please join us for a lively discussion of medical ethics. The Bioethics Grand Rounds is sponsored by the UMHS Adult Medical Ethics Committee and the Program of Society and Medicine. This educational session is open to all faculty and staff and members of the public. CME and CEU credit is available.

Ford Auditorium 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Thu, September 11, 2014

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thu, September 18, 2014

Tom Tomlinson, PhD
Professor, Director, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences; Co-Director Bioethics, Humanities, & Society Program at Michigan State University

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, October 15, 2014

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thu, October 23, 2014

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, October 29, 2014

Grand Rounds for October

Box Lunches will be provided courtesy of the Center For Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine.

This month's grand rounds features Wendy Uhlmann.

Please join us for a lively discussion of medical ethics. The Bioethics Grand Rounds is sponsored by the UMHS Adult Medical Ethics Committee and the Program of Society and Medicine. This educational session is open to all faculty and staff and members of the public. CME and CEU credit is available.

Ford Auditorium 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Wed, November 05, 2014

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thu, November 20, 2014

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, December 03, 2014

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, December 10, 2014

Grand Rounds for December

Box Lunches will be provided courtesy of the Center For Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine.

This month's grand rounds features Angela Langford, MD.

Please join us for a lively discussion of medical ethics. The Bioethics Grand Rounds is sponsored by the UMHS Adult Medical Ethics Committee and the Program of Society and Medicine. This educational session is open to all faculty and staff and members of the public. CME and CEU credit is available.

Ford Auditorium 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Thu, January 15, 2015

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, January 21, 2015

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, February 04, 2015

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, February 18, 2015

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thu, March 12, 2015

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thu, March 26, 2015

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, April 01, 2015

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, April 15, 2015

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, May 06, 2015

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thu, May 21, 2015

Speaker TBD

NCRC 16-266C 3:00pm to 4:00pm