Conversations About Ethics

Drug Dealer MD: How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It's So Hard to Stop

October 5, 2017 // UT Health San Antonio Pestana Hall // Anna Lembke, MD

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Reclaiming Balance in a Dopamine Saturated World

October 5, 2017 // The Ecumenical Center // Anna Lembke, MD

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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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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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Drug Dealer MD: How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It's So Hard to Stop

Anna Lembke, MD

Dr. Anna Lembke will uncover the unseen forces driving opioid addiction nationwide. ... But perhaps the most frightening aspect of the prescription drug epidemic is that it's built on well-meaning doc…

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Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing: Ethical Issues Explored

The March 2010 European Journal of Human Genetics examines the ethical concerns raised by non-invasive prenatal diagnostic (NIPD) testing, such as problematic informed consent…
  Online  nlm.nih.gov

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Drug Dealer, MD: A Look at the Opioid Epidemic

The November 28, 2016 Stanford Medicine podcast with Anna Lembke, MD considers the biology of addiction, the financial incentive of disability payments, and the presence of Bi…
  Online  scopeblog.stanford.edu

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Door-to-Door Approach to Health Awareness

Promotoras from Latina Health Access encourage members of their communities to seek medical care and disease screening through door-to-door campaigns, creative giveaways, and …
  Online  .voiceofoc.org

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