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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." Click link below for more details and to register.

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CHAT used for deliberations about mandatory insurance in Switzerland
Choosing Healthplans All Together (CHAT) tool co-developed by Susan Goold was recently used to in Switzerland to deliberate abou
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Kayte Spector-Bagdady's work on Bioethics Commission Report highlighted 04/12/2018
The US Public Health Service exposed more than 1,300 Guatemalans to syphilis, gonorrhea, and other sexually transmitted infections without consent in the late 1940s.  Kayte Spector-Bagdady and Paul Lombardo worked on the 2011 US Presidential Bioethics Commission report condemning the Cold War experiments as “unconscionable,” which spurred calls for recompense of the victims, their descendants, and families.
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Bioethics Grand Rounds 04/25/2018
Topic related to ethics in medication shortages
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