Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series
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The UCSD Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series meets once monthly for faculty, staff, and students to discuss selected ethics topics.
Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are on the third Wednesday of the month, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. (MTF) at UCSD in the Medical Teaching Facility (Map), Room 175.
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Lecture on March 15 is now on March 21.
|January 18||Metaphors in Medicine||UCSD, MTF, Room 175||Lawrence M. Hinman, PhD, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, University of San Diego|
|February 15||Consumer eugenics? Uncertain dilemmas and the population-level implications of non-invasive prenatal genetic testing||UCSD, MTF, Room 175||Don Navon, Sociology and Science Studies, UCSD|
|March 21||"Regulation of International Direct-to-Participant Research"||UCSD, MedEd MET 145||Mark A. Rothstein, J.D., Herbert F. Boehl Chair of Law and Medicine and Director of the Institute for Bioethics, Health Policy, and Law at the University of Louisville School of Medicine.|
|April 19||A contemporary epidemic: Methamphetamine use and chronic heart disease||UCSD, MTF, Room 175||David Shaw, MD, MBA, FACP, FACC
Director of Medical Education, Scripps Mercy Hospital
“Three-parent Children: Is there a right to know one’s donor?"
|UCSD, MTF, Room 175||Reuven Brandt, Ph.D. Lecturer, Dept. of Philosophy|
"The CA End of Life Option Act - What We’ve Learned in Year One”
|UCSD, MTF, Room 175||Lynette Cederquist, MD., Chair, UCSD Hospital Ethics Committee|
|July 19||No Meeting||N/A||N/A|
|August 16||No Meeting||N/A||N/A|
|September 20||TBA||UCSD, MTF, Room 175||TBD|
|October 18||TBA||UCSD, MTF, Room 175||TBD|
|December 20||No Meeting||N/A||N/A|
|January 20||No BSS meeting in January||N/A|
|February 17||Measuring Individual Privacy in the Context of Health Big Data||Cinnamon S. Bloss, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Department of Family Medicine & Public Health, Division of Health Policy, UC San Diego|
|April 20||Suspending Do-Not-Attempt-Resuscitation (DNAR) Orders in the Operating Room: Ethical and Legal Perspectives||Sonia Ramamoorthy, MD, FACS, FASCRS, Associate Professor of Surgery|
|May 18||Psychiatric patient records and the ethics of doing historical research in (post)colonial Southeast Asia||Claire Edington, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of History, UC San Diego|
The Foreignness of Germs: Refugee Crises and Medical Detention
|Andy Lamey, Ph.D., Philosophy Department, UC San Diego|
|August 17||No Meeting||N/A|
|September 21||No Meeting||N/A|
|October 19||HIV Research: Balancing Technology and Privacy in the 21st Century||Susan Little, MD, Antiviral Research Center, Dept. of Medicine|
Brain Trust: Can We Believe Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings?
|Lisa Eyler, PhD, Associate Professor, Psychiatry|
|December 21||No Meeting||N/A|