Conversations About Ethics

The Thief of the Future: The Ethical Puzzle of Maternal Mortality

June 19, 2017 // UT Health San Antonio // Laurie Zoloth, Ph.D., a leading bioethicist and Dean of the University of Chicago Divinity School

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The Ethics of Tragedy: Families, Childbirth and Maternal Mortality

June 19, 2017 // The Ecumenical Center // Laurie Zoloth, Ph.D., a leading bioethicist and Dean of the University of Chicago Divinity School

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Ethical Issues In Palliative Care: Skilled Conversations

October 19, 2016 // The Ecumenical Center //

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Ethical Issues in Palliative Care: Transforming Health Care for an Aging Society

October 18, 2016 // UT Health Science Center | Pestana Lecture Hall 3.104A // Diane Meier, MD, FACP

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Including communities in promoting mental health in ways that honor principles of self-determination, benefit, justice and equity

April 5, 2016 // The Ecumenical Center // America Bracho, MD, MPH

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The Promotor Model: the ethical imperative to include patients in improving individual and community health

April 5, 2016 // Pestana Lecture Hall // America Bracho, MD, MPH

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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 through the generous support of Methodist Healthcare Ministries.


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The Making and Unmaking of Memories: Beneficial uses and ethical implications of memory manipulation

Joseph LeDoux

For decades, researchers thought once a memory was established, it remained fixed that way forever. In fact, recent studies have shown memory to be far more malleable than that. When we recall a memor…

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Families and Genetic Fate: A Millennial Challenge

John Rolland, M.D.'s commentary in the Spring 1999 issue of Families, Systems & Health: The Journal of Collaborative Family HealthCare advocates for a family-oriented syst…
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Principles of Medical Ethics: Implications for the Disclosure of Medical Errors

This essay from the open access journal Medicolegal and Bioethics reviews the ethical principles of autonomy, nonmaleficence, beneficence, and justice as they relate to the di…
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Bidirectional Switch of the Valence Associated with a Hippocampal Contextual Memory Engram

The September 18, 2014 issue of Nature describes the ability of researchers to use the memory engram cell-labelling and -manipulation technique to switch the memory valence of…
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