News and Upcoming Events

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Public Philosophy Lecture

The Role of Evidence in Animal Welfare Science and Standards: an Ethical Analysis

The Department of Philosophy invites the public to attend Monica List's final oral examination for the degree of doctor of philosophy.

Monday, April 22, 2019
12:30 pm
130 Natural Resources Building

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University of Michigan CBSSM Research Colloquium

The Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM) 2019 Research Colloquium and Bishop Lecture brings together presenters highlighting research related to bioethics, health communication, and medical decision making. Our Assistant Director Libby Bogdan-Lovis will be presenting on breastfeeding stigma.

Registration for this event is free.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
9:00 am-2:00 pm
Ann Arbor, MI

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No Easy Answers in Bioethics

Ethical Implications of Gene-Editing Human Embryos: Eijkholt and Fleck – Episode 13

Our latest podcast episode features Center Acting Director Dr. Leonard Fleck and Dr. Marleen Eijkholt. Listen to learn more about the ethical pros and cons of gene-editing technology.

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We Should Tolerate and Regulate Clinical Use of Human Germline Editing

Parker Crutchfield, PhD

Join the discussion! Dr. Crutchfield will respond to comments posted through April 18, 2019.

Parker Crutchfield, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Program in Medical Ethics, Humanities, and Law at the Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine.