Ethics Grand Rounds

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The Center for Bioethics Ethics Grand Rounds feature noted local, national, and international bioethics scholars who lecture on a wide variety of ethical issues in health care and the life sciences.

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The lectures are held monthly during the academic year over the lunch hour via Zoom. RSVP requested; see event details for link.

Upcoming Events
Ethics Grand Rounds Sept 23, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm CST | Zoom | Free | OPen to the Public
Not Equivalent, But Better: Human Rights and Health Care Behind Bars in the Time of COVID
The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the lack of resources and oversight that hinders medical care for incarcerated people in the United States. The US Supreme Court has held that “deliberate indifference” to “serious medical needs”…
Ethics Grand Rounds Oct. 21, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:30 PM CST Zoom | Free | Open to the Public
The Case for Health Care Reparations
In this talk, Dr. Russell draws on Olefumi Taiwo’s constructive view of reparations to argue that US healthcare systems must be rebuilt in the name of racial justice. Dr. Russell will discuss the accumulations of advantage and disadvantage…
Center for Bioethics - Ethics Grand Rounds:  Nov. 18, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm CST Zoom, Free, Open to the Public
Beyond Abortion: The Consequences of Overturning Roe
Description forthcoming This talk is based on the speakers' recent publication: "Beyond Abortion: The Consequences of Overturning Roe". The paper is summarized as: 
Ethics Grand Rounds Dec. 9, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:30 PM CST Zoom | Free | Open to the Public
Ethics Grand Rounds: Lisa Eckenwiler, PhD
Description forthcoming