Bioethics Public Seminar Series

About the seminar series

The bioethics seminar series was started by the Center in the mid 1990s. Over the years, the series has featured countless speakers from across the United States and the rest of the world. Lecture topics frequently stem from bioethics history, current research, theory, law and health policy, and more. The seminar series, formerly called the Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series, added a webinar option in 2010.

Attending our seminars

Bioethics Public Seminar Series events are free to join and open to all individuals. Events will be held using the application Zoom. Zoom webinar registration will be available for each event. Live auto-captions will be enabled. Events will include audience Q&A at the end of the speaker’s presentation.

If you are unable to join a seminar during the live broadcast, don’t worry! All our lectures are recorded and posted in our archive, which dates back to 2010. To view a list of lectures from 2002-2010 that were not recorded, click here.

Upcoming Seminar

November 15 calendar icon

Clinician Perspectives on Levels of Evidence and Oversight for Deep Brain Stimulation for Treatment-Resistant Childhood OCD

  • Michelle T. Pham, PhD
  • Assistant Professor
  • Center for Bioethics and Social Justice, Department of Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2023
  • 1:30-2:30 PM EST (UTC−05:00)
  • Webinar registration: