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Upcoming Webinars

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 17:00
Do Words Matter?
Mary Catherine Beach, MD MPH
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Rescheduled from March 2018. In this presentation, Dr. Beach examines the use of language in perpetuating or creating stigmas and how such language may affect patient care.

Mary Catherine Beach, MD MPH, is a Professor of Medicine in the School of Medicine, with a joint appointment in the Bloomberg School of Public Health, at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Beach is a Core Faculty Member of the Berman Bioethics Institute and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research. 

News and Events

Date and Time: Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 08:00 to Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 12:00

The 20th annual American Society for Bioethics and Humanities will be held October 18-21, 2018 in Anahiem, CA.  For the full conference theme, full session descriptions and travel/hotel information, please visit the ASBH website at the link above.

Date and Time: Monday, June 4, 2018 - 16:00

The Sherwin B. Nuland Summer Institute in BioethicsThe Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics at Yale University will host two acclaimed programs this summer:Foundations of Bioethics (4 days, from June 4-7, 2018);Summer Institute in Bioethics (7 weeks; from June 1-July 21, 2018)

Date and Time: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 17:00 to Friday, April 13, 2018 - 17:00

Defining Death: Organ transplantation and the 50-year legacy of the Harvard report on brain death

The Third Annual Conference of the Arizona Bioethics Network (ABN) took place on April 12, 2013 at the Fiesta Resort Conference Center in Tempe, AZ. Approximately 100 members of the ABN were in attendance. The theme of the conference was effective communication and ethics.