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Call for 2 new members IME Research Committee

The Institute of Medical Ethics is pleased to announce two openings to join our Research Committee.

The committee is dedicated to fostering the growth and development of the Medical ethics and Bioethics communities in the UK through organisation of annual conferences, public lectures, support for PhD students and early career researchers. 262 more words


Dr. Stahl presents at CBSSM Research Colloquium

The Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM) at University of Michigan held its 5th annual Research Colloquium on April 27, 2016. Assistant Professor… 259 more words

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Oppositional words simplify thought: A or B?

Parties can stand in opposition to each other. But so can words. The word good stands in opposition to the word bad; the word… 451 more words

In The Research Debate

Bacteria on the Brain - The New Yorker

Bacteria on the #Brain
http://www.NewYorker.com/magazine/2015/12/07/bacteria-on-the-brainNice #bioethics discussion of greater allowance for risk in innovative treatment vs research

…Schrot sent an e-mail to Robert Nelson, a pediatric ethicist and oncologist at the F.D.A., describing the procedure and asking for advice. 33 more words


Inductive Risks, Inferences, and the Role of Values in Disorders of Consciousness

Assistant Professor Dr. Laura Cabrera has a new article in the current issue of AJOB Neuroscience (Volume 7, Issue 1). Dr. Cabrera’s open peer commentary, “Inductive Risks, Inferences, and the Role of Values in Disorders of Consciousness,” is available online through Taylor & Francis.


Podcast interview for UC Medical Humanities Press

It was great to be back at the Department of Anthropology, History and Social Medicine at UCSF for a few days last week. During my visit I gave… 99 more words