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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Our workshop is full, but there's still space for the evening lecture with Dr. James Evans on Genomic Medicine: What Do You Really Want to Know About Your Genome? http://www.conversationsaboutethics.org/events/birth-and-throughout-life-ethical-considerations-genomic-sequencing-2/?eID=125 (3 likes)
Read More · 25 November 2014 at 07:41
Genomic Medicine – What Do You Really Want To Know About Your Genome? Rapidly evolving technology has made sequencing of an individual’s entire genome a practical reality, leading to visions of a time when each person's genome will be sequenced, guiding health and medical decisions over a lifetime. However just how useful such information may prove to be remains in question. Many health practitioners feel ill equipped to address genomic medicine with patients. Clinical researchers, too, are...
Read More · 20 November 2014 at 14:55
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Hastings Center Fellow and bioethicist Peggy Battin tells the moving story of how and why her husband chose to die TEDMED http://buff.ly/1wU1Pxc (1 like)
Read More · 16 November 2014 at 15:58