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.

This series is co-sponsored by the UCSD Institute for Practical Ethics. 

Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are on the third Wednesday of the month, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. at UCSD in the Biomedical Research Facility 2, room 2A03 . 

To subscribe/unsubscribe to the Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series mailing list, please send an email to ethics@ucsd.edu.

For more information, contact Mary Devereaux at mdevereaux@ucsd.edu.

   

2019-2020

Date Topic Location Discussion
Leader
October 16

Physician Burnout

Slides  

UCSD, Biomedical Research Facility II- Room 2A03 Neil Farber, MD, FACP, Clinical Medical Director, IMG La Jolla
Monday, November 4

End of Life Liberty: Empowering Dying Patients with Choices.

Slides  

 

UCSD, Medical Education and Telemedicine Building - 145  Kathryn L. Tucker, JD, Executive Director of the End of Life Liberty Project
December 18 Winter Break:       No meeting  N/A N/A
January 15 Where morals and methods mix -- and not always for the best’  UCSD, Biomedical Research Facility II- Room 2A03 Nancy Cartwright, UCSD, and Durham University. Philosophy
February 19  Imaging Surveillance Programs for Patients at Risk for Cancer, What are the Ethical Considerations? UCSD, Biomedical Research Facility II- Room 2A03 Julia An, Kathryn Fowler, Claude Sirlin, Radiology.
March 18 Suicide in Clinicians’  UCSD, Medical Education and Telemedicine Building - 145  Judy E. Davidson, UCSD
April 15 TBA  UCSD, Biomedical Research Facility II- Room 2A03 TBA 
May 20 TBA  UCSD, Biomedical Research Facility II- Room 2A03 TBA 
June 17 Summer Break:    No meeting  N/A N/A
July 15 Summer Break:    No meeting  N/A N/A
August 19 Summer Break:    No meeting  N/A N/A
September 16 Summer Break:    No meeting  N/A N/A