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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 June 1, 2020, though the position will remain open until it is filled. This deadline was extended to June 1 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Dr. Cabrera a guest on 'Seeking Delphi' podcast

Dr. Laura Cabrera was a guest on a recent episode of the podcast Seeking Delphi, hosted by Mark Sackler. Listen to hear her speak on "many issues surrounding the accelerating use of technology to diagnose, treat, and eventually enhance, the brain."

Podcast #47: Technology and The Brain, with Laura Cabrera

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No Easy Answers in Bioethics

My Experience Living with a Spinal Cord Injury: Kelly-Blake and Van Linden - Episode 22

Our May podcast episode features features a personal narrative of life with a spinal cord injury. Center Associate Professor Dr. Karen Kelly-Blake is joined by Mark Van Linden, MSA, and president of Adversity Solutions LLC. Mr. Van Linden candidly shares his story, discussing his life before and after his injury, and addressing not just the physical impact, but the mental, emotional, and relational impact of becoming paralyzed at age 39.

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COVID-19 vs. Childhood Immunization? A Bioethics Perspective from Nigeria

Felix Chukwuneke, MD

Join the discussion! Dr. Chukwuneke will respond to comments posted through July 9, 2020.

Felix Nzube Chukwuneke, MD, is a Fogarty Trained Bioethicist and Professor of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Dean of Dentistry in the College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) Enugu Campus.