Center for Ethics and Humanities
in the Life Sciences

College of Human Medicine

 

 

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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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Reflecting on Early Bioethics: Fleck and Tomlinson

Episode 9 of No Easy Answers in Bioethics is now available! The episode features Center Director Dr. Tom Tomlinson and Professor Dr. Len Fleck. They discuss how they entered the field of bioethics, and the changes they've seen from the 1970s to the present.

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

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Doctors, Technology Puzzles, and the Clinical Ethicist Detective

Marleen Eijkholt, JD, PhD

Join the discussion! Dr. Eijkholt will respond to comments posted through May 31, 2018.

Marleen Eijkholt is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology in the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.