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Open Director Position

The College of Human Medicine is hiring for the position of Center Director. Visit the Hiring link in the menu above for more information, or visit posting 516219 at To be included in the initial review process, applications must be received by August 1, 2018, though the position will remain open until it is filled.

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Breastfeeding research featured in MSU Today

Visit MSU Today to read "Here's why it's important to support your breastfeeding co-workers." The article details a study from MSU researchers, including Assistant Director Libby Bogdan-Lovis, regarding social support in the workplace for new moms who are breastfeeding. See more from Quartz: Why it’s so crucial to support colleagues who pump breast milk at work.

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Bioethics and An Exercise in Civic Engagement

Visit MSU Today to read the faculty voice feature from Dr. Leonard Fleck on "Bioethics and An Exercise in Civic Engagement." Dr. Fleck discusses the current bioethics landscape, and highlights the Center's collaborative Bioethics for Breakfast series. Bioethics for Breakfast is generously supported by the law firm Hall, Render, Killian, Heath & Lyman.

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Patient dumping: why are patients disposable?

Karen Kelly-Blake, PhD

Join the discussion! Dr. Kelly-Blake will respond to comments posted through August 9, 2018.

Karen Kelly-Blake is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and the Department of Medicine at Michigan State University.