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 The Natural and the Moral Order:
What’s to Blame?
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 Dr. Kathryn Fowler, M.D., Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology and Dr. Julie An, MD., Radiology Resident in the Clinician-Scientist Track at UC San Diego Health.

March 18

 

POSTPONED: July 15 N/A N/A
April 15 No events are being scheduled per the uncertainty of the health crisis
May 20 No events are being scheduled per the uncertainty of the health crisis  
June 17 Summer Break:    No meeting  N/A N/A

July 15

Event Information

Suicide in Clinicians Online  Judy E. Davidson, UCSD
August 19 Summer Break:    No meeting  N/A N/A
September 16 Summer Break:    No meeting  N/A N/A