Center for Ethics and Humanities
in the Life Sciences

College of Human Medicine



News and Upcoming Events

April 19 icon

Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Social Determinants of Behavioral Health

C. Debra Furr-Holden, PhD, is a C.S. Mott Endowed Professor of Public Health in the Division of Public Health, and a Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
12 - 1 pm
C102 East Fee Hall
Or watch live online

Event Flyer

April 25 icon

CBSSM Research Colloquium and Bishop Lecture

The University of Michigan Center for Bioethics and Social Science in Medicine (CBSSM) presents the 2017 Research Colloquium and Bishop Lecture in Bioethics. Norman Daniels, PhD, will present the Bishop Lecture with a talk entitled: Universal Access vs Universal Coverage: Two models of what we should aim for.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Ann Arbor, MI

Please visit the CBSSM website for detailed information.

April 29 icon

Clinical Ethics Conference

Munson Healthcare presents the 2nd Annual Clinical Ethics Conference: Approaching Ethical Issues with Courage and Confidence. Deadline to register is April 21, 2017.

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Traverse City, MI

Please visit the conference website for detailed information.

bioethics in the news logo

Can brain scans spot criminal intent?

Laura Cabrera, PhD

Join the discussion! Dr. Cabrera will respond to comments posted through April 20, 2017.

Laura Cabrera is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and the Department of Translational Science & Molecular Medicine at Michigan State University.