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Bioethics Public Seminar Series

Is Seeking Information on Social Media Harmful to Your Health?

Anjana Susarla, PhD, is a Professor of Information Systems in the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University.

Wednesday, November 18, 2020
12 - 1 pm ET
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Maternity Care Deserts in Rural Michigan

How might lack of access impact maternity care options for rural women in our state? Watch the recording of Dr. Andrea Wendling's talk on "Maternity Care Deserts in Rural Michigan" from September 23, presented as part of our 2020-2021 Bioethics Public Seminar Series.

Andrea Wendling, MD, is Director of Rural Medicine and Professor of Family Medicine in the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.

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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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The White House outbreak: How to criticize irresponsible leaders without getting stuck in the illness blame game

Sean A. Valles, PhD

Join the discussion! Dr. Valles will respond to comments posted through November 5, 2020.

Sean A. Valles, PhD, is an Associate Professor with an appointment in the Michigan State University Lyman Briggs College and the Department of Philosophy.