Conversations About Ethics is a series of lectures and discussions about ethics issues presented by the Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics and the Ecumenical Center for Religion and Health through the generous support of Methodist Healthcare Ministries.

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"The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings." Albert Schweitzer

Read More · 26 August 2014 at 11:30

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Ethics of Organ Donation In this interview from the Kenan Institute for Ethics, sociologist Kieran Healy, author of Last Best Gifts: Altruism and the Market for Human Blood and Organs, explores the motivation for organ donation, encompassing both altruistic reasons, as well as economic incentives. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a8QTuaXARjo #ethics

Read More · 21 August 2014 at 16:16

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Ethics Codes On Confidentiality and Informed Consent in Psychotherapy and Counseling This online resource from the Zur Institute provides links to the Codes of Ethics for many associations of therapists and mental health professionals with an emphasis on confidentiality, privacy, record keeping, and informed consent. ONLINE here - http://www.zurinstitute.com/ethicsofconfidentiality.html#Links #ethics (1 comment)

Read More · 19 August 2014 at 09:55

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Virtual Mentor, the AMA Journal of Ethics, focuses August on the integration of humanities into medical education. #ethics

Read More · 15 August 2014 at 09:13

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Conversations About Ethics wrote on American Medical Association's wall: Ethics of Human Cloning This report from The Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs of the American Medical Association explains possible applications of human cloning and raises ethical, medical, societal, and regulatory concerns that could accompany its implementation. #ethics #genetics http://www.ama-assn.org/resources/doc/ethics/report98.pdf

Read More · 13 August 2014 at 10:00