December 1, 2015
Daily Nous
Students On “Philosophers On Drug Prices”

Research ethics essays by the 2015-2016 cohort of Master of Bioethics students, as posted in Daily Nous.

A Conversation with Charles Bosk, December 10th at Harvard Medical School

In this candid interview with Christine Mitchell, Executive Director of the Center for Bioethics, Dr. Angell discusses the progress that has been made in medical ethics, and the setbacks that have kept other issues in play.

Mildred Solomon, president and chief executive officer for the Hastings Center and Director of the Fellowship of Bioethics at Harvard Medical School, speaks on health care resource allocation at the DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy presented by Grand Valley State University.

VIDEO Dr. Truog on the Master of Bioethics, what drew him to a career in bioethics, key challenges in bioethics today, and more...

December 3, 2015
6:15PM

TMEC 447 
260 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115

This event is free and open to the public.
Members of the community with a Harvard/Affiliate ID do not need to register. 

Michele Bratcher Goodwin

Connecting the human brain to a computer is no longer science fiction. Patients unable to control their bodies will soon be able to control computers and external devices, like wheelchairs, using only mental processes, by means of a brain-computer interface. A Neuroethics Seminar Series Event with Philipp Kellmeyer and Leigh Hochberg

 

A conversation on the importance of bioethics with UPenn President Amy Gutmann and Harvard Provost Alan Garber.

A lecture by Sigrid Sterckx, Professor of Ethics and Political and Social Philosophy, Ghent University, Belgium; End-of-Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel & Ghent University, Belgium; Bioethics Institute Ghent, Ghent University, Belgium.

Panelists discuss the ethics of presumed (or "emergency", or "implied") consent in the context of caring for patients with acute stroke. A Neuroethics Seminar Series Event with Winston Chiong, Lee Schwamm, and Jolion McGreevy