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"It’s not my fault, my brain implant made me do it"

Read the April 3 piece in The Conversation from Center Assistant Professor Laura Cabrera and College of Law Associate Professor Jennifer Carter-Johnson, titled "It’s not my fault, my brain implant made me do it." They address questions such as, "Where does responsibility lie if a person acts under the influence of their brain implant?"

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Watch a recorded webinar from the 2017-2018 Series

We have officially wrapped up the 2017-2018 Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series! Thank you for attending these events, both in person and online. Visit our archive to watch all the webinars from this year, with topics including genetics, biomedicine, neuroscience, vaccinations, pain, and grateful patient fundraising.

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Organ Donation Models: Eijkholt and Fleck

Episode 8 of No Easy Answers in Bioethics is now available! The episode features Center Assistant Professor Dr. Marleen Eijkholt and Center Professor Dr. Len Fleck. They discuss opt-in and opt-out organ donation models, and the ethical issues that can occur within these systems.

No Easy Answers in Bioethics is also available on iTunes/Apple Podcasts and Stitcher!

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Greed Is God: The Divine Right to Avaricious Drug Pricing

Leonard M. Fleck, PhD

Join the discussion! Dr. Fleck will respond to comments posted through April 5, 2018.

Leonard M. Fleck is a Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and the Department of Philosophy at Michigan State University.