News and Upcoming Events

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American Society for Bioethics and Humanities 21st Annual Conference

Session: Ageism in History, Moral Thought, and Healthcare Decisions

Dr. Leonard Fleck is one of four presenters in this session. Dr. Fleck will be discussing “Just Caring: In Defense of Fair Innings, Not Extra Innings, for the Elderly.”

Saturday, October 26, 2019
3 - 4 pm, Room 321
Pittsburgh, PA

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Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Speaking for the Dying: Life-and-Death Decisions in Intensive Care

Susan P. Shapiro, PhD, is a Research Professor at the American Bar Foundation.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019
12 - 1 pm
C102 East Fee Hall
Or watch live online

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No Easy Answers in Bioethics

Ethics and Policy Issues of Targeted Cancer Therapies: Fleck and Mackenzie – Episode 16

Our October podcast episode features Center Acting Director and Professor Dr. Len Fleck and College of Osteopathic Medicine student Stephanie Mackenzie. Listen to learn about ethics, economic, medical, and health policy issues related to high-cost targeted cancer therapies.

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Health Care and Social Justice: Just Take Two Aspirin for Your Tumor If You Cannot Afford Your Cancer Care

Leonard Fleck, PhD

Join the discussion! Dr. Fleck will respond to comments posted through October 24, 2019.

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