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 advent of personal and medical genomics does pose challenges for society, which ought to be resolved through broad public engagement. They can't be settled by science alone.” http://www.theguardian.com/science/2013/sep/09/genetics-ethics-human-gene-sequencing (1 comment)
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Artificial Organs and Implant Ethics: This article from the Journal of Medical Ethics examines the vast array of new ethical problems that may result from the increased use of technological implants and artificial organs, especially in relation to the ability to enhance normal human functioning. http://1.usa.gov/1eMrkWI (1 comment)
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Ethics of Medical Involvement in Capital Punishment: A Philosophical Discussion In this electronic resource from the eBooks at EBSCOhost Collection, the author argues in favor of physician involvement with the administration of the death penalty based upon his philosophical perspectives and those of Allan Gewirth, Immanuel Kant, and John Stuart Mill. http://bit.ly/1eMsWzH
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I am a senior physician with over six decades of experience who has observed his share of critical illness—but only from the doctor’s perspective. That changed suddenly and disastrously on the morning of June 27, 2013...
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