Center for Ethics and Humanities
in the Life Sciences

College of Human Medicine

 

 

Recorded Webinars

This page lists all recorded webinars from past Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series. Click the button below each series to expand or collapse the list of webinars. Each webinar has a link to its own page where you will find the embedded video player and a full description of the webinar. New webinars are typically posted within 48 hours after the event takes place.

2016-2017 Series

Topics: behavioral health research, clinical trials, data sharing, deep brain stimulation, human subjects research, learning health systems, medical history, medical workforce demographics, neuroscience, obstetrics and gynecology, oral contraceptives, pediatrics, public health, psychiatry, research ethics, sex and gender, social determinants of health, underrepresented minority physicians

Ethics and Children with Differences in Sex Development and Gender Nonconformity
Joel E. Frader, MD, MA
Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Bioethics and Medical Humanities, Northwestern University; Medical Director, Bridges Pediatric Palliative Care Program, Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
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Choosing to Test: Dr. A. P. Satterthwaite and the First Birth Control Pill Clinical Trials in Humacao, Puerto Rico
Kathryn Lankford
Doctoral Student, Department of History, Michigan State University
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Trust and the Learning Health System
Jodyn Platt, MPH, PhD
Assistant Professor, Division of Learning and Knowledge Systems, Department of Learning Health Sciences, University of Michigan Medical School
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Covert Costs of Racial and Ethnic Concordance in the Medical Workforce
Karen Kelly-Blake, PhD
Assistant Professor, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Department of Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Libby Bogdan-Lovis, MA, Assistant Director, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
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Recurrent and Neglected Ethical Issues in the Psychiatric Brain Stimulation Discussion
Laura Y. Cabrera, PhD
Assistant Professor, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Department of Translational Science & Molecular Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
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The Choice to Become a Research Subject: A First-Person Perspective
Rebecca Dresser, JD
Professor of Law, Washington University in St. Louis
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Social Determinants of Behavioral Health
C. Debra Furr-Holden, PhD
C.S. Mott Endowed Professor of Public Health, Division of Public Health; Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics; Director, Flint Center for Health Equity Solutions; MSU co-Director, Healthy Flint Research Coordinating Center; Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
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2015-2016 Series

Topics: chemotherapy, clinical trials, health policy, HIV, medical history, mental illness, midwifery, narrative research, oncology, palliative care, PrEP, primary care, psychiatry, public health, research ethics, shared decision making

How Midwives Learn: Origins Of The Home Birth Controversy
Wendy Kline, PhD
Professor of History and Dema G. Seelye Chair in the History of Medicine, Department of History, Purdue University
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Oncologists' decisions about administering late chemotherapy: What makes it so difficult?
Minnie Bluhm, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor in the College of Health and Human Services at Eastern Michigan University
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What We Have Already and Have Still to Learn from Historical Unethical Research
Kayte Spector-Bagdady, JD, M.Bioethics
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan
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A New Foundation for Psychiatry?
Robyn Bluhm, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy and Lyman Briggs College, Michigan State University
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Ethical Implications of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for African American Women and Adolescent Girls
Faith E. Fletcher, PhD, MA
Assistant Professor, Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago
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Giving Asylum? The Ethics of Long-Term, Structured Care for People with Severe, Refractory Mental Illness
Dominic Sisti, PhD
Director, Scattergood Program for Applied Ethics of Behavioral Health Care; Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy; Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
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Re-envisioning shared decision making in primary care
Tanner J. Caverly, MD, MPH
Clinical Lecturer, University of Michigan Medical School; Research Scientist, VA Center for Clinical Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System
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2014-2015 Series

Topics: assisted reproductive technology, behavioral economics, biomedical science, doctor/patient communication, geriatrics, health care reform, health innovation, health policy, informed consent, narrative research, palliative care, pediatric law, prognosis, public health, reproductive care, research ethics, sociology, translational research

Designing for Diffusion and Ethical Considerations
James W. Dearing, PhD
Professor and Chairperson, Department of Communication, Michigan State University
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Integrity in Translational Research
Jason Scott Robert, PhD
Lincoln Chair in Ethics, Director, Lincoln Center for Applied Ethics, Dean's Distinguished Professor in the Life Sciences, Arizona State University; Director, Arizona Bioethics Network
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NHS reforms: What is the Reality of Clinician-Led Purchasing of Health Services?
Richard Meakin, MD
Clinical Senior Lecturer, Department of Primary Care & Population Health, University College London
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“How long do I have, Doc?” Ethical Issues in Prognostication for Older Adults
Alexander Smith, MD, MS, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco Division of Geriatrics
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The Why and How of Behavioral Economic Strategies to Promote Healthy Behaviors
Jeffrey T. Kullgren, MD, MS, MPH
Research Scientist, Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Health System; Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School
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Intentional Parenthood’s Promise: Redefining Legal Parentage for the 21st Century
Melanie B. Jacobs
Professor of Law, Associate Dean for Graduate and International Programs, College of Law, Michigan State University
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A Non-Standard Practice of Medicine
Sarah B. Rodriguez, PhD
Lecturer, Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program, Feinberg School of Medicine; Lecturer, Global Health Studies Program, Weinberg College of Arts & Sciences, Northwestern University
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What people mean when they say, “I can’t do that, it violates my conscience”
Raymond G. De Vries, PhD
Co-Director, Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine; Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan
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2013-2014 Series

Topics: biomedicine, childbirth, evidence-based medicine, human subjects research, medical history, medical sociology, philosophy, plastic surgery, public health, reproductive justice, research ethics, Reye’s syndrome

Reye's Syndrome: A Medical Mystery and a Modern Dilemma
Mark A. Largent, PhD
Associate Dean, Lyman Briggs College and Associate Professor, James Madison College at Michigan State University
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Medical Sociology as Vocation
Charles L. Bosk, PhD
Professor of Sociology, Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the University of Pennsylvania
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The Declining Provider: Refusal, Responsibility, and Reasonableness
Deborah Fisch, JD
Affiliate, Program for Sexual Rights and Reproductive Justice at the University of Michigan
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Are Researchers Ever Obligated to Provide Individual Research Findings to Non-participant Third Parties?
Allan Loup, JD
Regulatory Affairs Specialist, University of Michigan Medical School
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"Enlightened" Breath: Breathing and Biomedicine
Sebastian Normandin, PhD
Instructor, Lyman Briggs College at Michigan State University
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Plastic Surgery Ethics: An Oxymoron?
Christian J. Vercler, MD, MA
Clinical Assistant Professor of Craniofacial Surgery at the University of Michigan
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2012-2013 Series

Topics: brain death, clinical ethics, conscientious objection, contested medical procedures, medical education, medical history, medical student debt, narrative research, philosophy, primary care, reproductive care, shared decision making, social activism

Everyday Ethics: What Clinicians and Patients Say About Relationships and Why They Work
Larry Churchill, PhD
Ann Geddes Stahlman Professor of Medical Ethics at Vanderbilt University
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Brain Death, the Concept of 'Persona,' and the Principle of Wholeness
Masahiro Morioka
Professor of Philosophy and Ethics at Osaka Prefecture University in Japan
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Eeek! How fears shape our ethical relationships with animal and human 'others'
Monica List, DVM, MA
PhD Candidate in the Department of Philosophy at Michigan State University
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Health Behavior: Ethics and Compliance
Douglas Olsen, PhD, RN
Associate Professor of Nursing at Michigan State University
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Shared Decision-Making: The Gold Standard in Patient-Centered Care, But is it Achievable?
Karen Kelly-Blake, PhD
Research Associate in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences at MSU
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Investment or Entrapment? The High Cost of Medical Education and its Implications for Students, Medicine, and Society
Julie Phillips, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at MSU College of Human Medicine
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The Past And Future Of Primary Care
Joel Howell, MD, PhD
Victor Vaughan Professor of the History of Medicine, Professor in the Departments of Internal Medicine, History, and Health Management and Policy at the University of Michigan
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Mediating Certainty and Uncertainty in Medical Decision-making: Feedback Loops and Projected Outcomes
Daniel A Menchik, PhD
Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology and Lyman Briggs College at MSU
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Economism and the Unavoidable Activism of Bioethics
Howard Brody, MD, PhD
Director of the Institute for the Medical Humanities, John P. McGovern Centennial Chair in Family Medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston
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Stigma, Conscience and Contested Medical Procedures
Lisa Harris, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women’s Studies at the University of Michigan
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2011-2012 Series

Topics: aging and death, dementia, euthanasia, futile care, human subjects research, palliative care, philosophy, public health, rural health

The Ethics of Aging in an Age of Youth: Rising Life Expectancy in the Early Twentieth-Century United States
Helen Veit, PhD
Assistant Professor in Lyman Briggs College and Department of History at MSU
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Democratic Deliberation about Surrogate Consent for Dementia Research
Scott Kim, MD, PhD
Co-Director of the Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine and Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Michigan
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Regulated Euthanasia in the Netherlands - Is it Working?
Stuart J. Youngner, MD
Chair of the Department of Bioethics and Professor of Psychiatry and Cognitive Science at Case Western Reserve University
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Trustworthiness in Public Health Practice
Karen Meagher
PhD candidate in the Department of Philosophy at MSU
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Whoopie Pies, Super-Size Fries: "Just" Snacks? "Just" Des(s)erts?
Leonard M Fleck, PhD
Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities and Department of Philosophy at MSU
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Back Roads and Crossroads: The Challenges of Rural Palliative Medicine
Malinda H Bell, MD, FACEP
Associate Medical Director of Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan; Assistant Professor in the College of Human Medicine at MSU
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Aspects of Futile Care: What to do when there's nothing to do
Marc D Basson, MD, PhD, MBA
Professor and Chair of the Department of Surgery (East) in the College of Human Medicine at MSU
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2010-2011 Series

Topics: biobank research, chronic pain, genetic disease, genomic medicine, health care policy, medical history, moral distress, personalized medicine, shared decision making, spirituality

Protection of Non-Welfare Interests in the Research Uses of Archived Biological Samples
Tom Tomlinson, PhD
Director in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and Department of Philosophy at MSU
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Engaging Patients in Evidence Review to Make Decisions?
Margaret Holmes-Rovner, PhD
Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and Department of Medicine at MSU
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Moral Distress and the Limits of Ethical Empowerment
Michael Wassenaar, PhD, MDiv
Clinical Ethicist at Spectrum Health System in Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Personalized Genomic Medicine: Rough Justice, Ragged Edges, Rugged Moral Terrain
Leonard Fleck, PhD
Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and Department of Philosophy at MSU
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Misperceptions about Politics and Health Care: Can They be Corrected?
Brendan Nyhan, PhD
Robert Wood Johnson Scholar in Health Policy Research at the University of Michigan
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The Strangely Stubborn and Subtly Stigmatizing Search for Health Effects in Genetic Disease Carriers
Sean Valles, PhD
Assistant Professor in Lyman Briggs College and Department of Philosophy at MSU
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Explaining Unexplained Chronic Pain: Epistemic and Ethical Challenges
Barry DeCoster, PhD
Visiting Instructor in Lyman Briggs College at MSU
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Spirituality in the Practice of Medicine: Historical, Professional, and Ethical Analyses
David Kozishek, MA, BCC
Assistant Professor in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and Family Medicine at MSU
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