News and Upcoming Events
Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series
Speaking for the Dying: Life-and-Death Decisions in Intensive Care
How do our loved ones make life-and-death medical decisions for us?
Watch the recorded webinar from Susan P. Shapiro, PhD, Research Professor at the American Bar Foundation.
Recorded November 13, 2019
Brews and Views
Trust Me, I’m a Scientist! Responsibility and Accountability in Science
This session will feature Dr. Victor DiRita, Dr. Heather Douglas, and moderator Dr. Monique Mitchell Turner.
Brews and Views is presented by the Center for Ethics and the Institute for Quantitative Health Science & Engineering.
Friday, January 24, 2020
Atrium, IQ Building
No Easy Answers in Bioethics
Considering Consciousness in Neuroscience Research: Cabrera and Reimers - Episode 19
Our January podcast episode features Center Assistant Professor Dr. Laura Cabrera and Dr. Mark Reimers of the Neuroscience Program. Listen to learn about how consciousness is defined, and the moral and ethical considerations of research on lab-grown brain tissue.
Join the discussion! Dr. Valles will respond to comments posted through November 28, 2019.
Sean A. Valles, PhD, is an Associate Professor with an appointment in Lyman Briggs College and the Department of Philosophy at Michigan State University.