Student Society for Medical Ethics

A campus forum for undergraduate and graduate students and interested others to discuss ethical challenges in medicine and the life sciences, investigate the history and literature of medicine, and foster student-faculty interaction.

Please sign up to join the group by sending an email to ssme.ucsd@gmail.com

The Society meets regularly twice a month, MTF 175 UCSD School of Medicine.

For dates and programs, see below or join our facebook group: www.facebook.com/groups/StudentSocietyforMedicalEthics

 


Past Programs: 2010 - 2012

Current Year: 2013-2014

Date
Topic
Discussion
Leader



October 10th

Gattaca and Genetic Engineering
Informal Group Discussion



November 13th

Bipolar Disorder and Mental Health Ethics
Genevieve Green, International Bipolar Foundation



November 26th

Social Justice, Ethics, Morals, and
the Affordable Care Act
Jeffery Gordon, MD



December

Winter Break
 



January 23rd

Ethics of Human Cloning
Dr. Bernard Epel, Tel Aviv University



February

No Meeting
 



March 13th

Dallas Buyers Club Movie and Discussion
 



April 9th

Integrative Medicine Ethics
Dr. Aaron Cook



April 17th

Palliative Care in Rural India
Dr. Katherine Pettus Ph.D.



May 10th

Biomedical Ethics Conference
 



June

To be announced
 



July

To be announced
 



August

To be announced