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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. 

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The American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (ASBH) 2013 Annual Meeting, "Tradition, Innovation and Moral Courage," will take place October 24-27, 2013, at the Hilton Atlanta in Atlanta, GA. Additional details, including sponsorship and exhibit booth information, are available on the ASBH Meetings Page.

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The 16th Annual Conference of SEAC will be held in Scottsdale, AZ on October 2-4, 2014. The purpose of the Society for Ethics Across the Curriculum (SEAC) is to stimulate scholarship on ethics and the teaching of ethics in all academic disciplines and to afford an opportunity for the exchange of research. The Call for Papers is open until August 15, 2014. The theme of the conference, “Engaging the Future Responsibly,” highlights issues concerning engaging the future responsibly, and SEAC encourages submissions on this or any subject or thematic area that advances the mission of SEAC to promote ethical inquiry and teaching across the curriculum.

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