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Upcoming Events:

2016 Annual Conference on Medicine and Religion: Approaching the Sacred: Science, Health and Practice of Care
March 4-6, 2016 in Houston, Texas
Conference Link

New Undergraduate Program: Minor in Bioethics

The Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities is pleased to announce the official launch of a Minor in Bioethics starting
this Autumn Term, 2015.  As a sub-field of ethics, bioethics explores the moral landscapes related to life sciences, hence offering students the opportunity to engage key issues ranging from clinical medical ethics, the boundaries of life, biotechnology, health care resources, human subjects research, enhancement, and more. 

All undergraduate students are welcome to participate in the Minor (click here for Bioethics Minor Advising Sheet & detailed info
Two of the four required core classes will be offered this SPRING:
BIOETHIC 2000 (class # 33785) -- Theory and Foundations of Bioethics (faculty: Matthew Vest, PhD(c))
BIOETHIC 3000 (class # 3250) -- Case Studies in Medical & Healthcare Ethics (faculty: Ryan Nash, MD, MA & Courtney Thiele, JD, MA)
NOTE: BSGP 2000 fulfills GE requirements "Cultures & Ideas"

For more information, contact Kelly Bolt: 614-366-8405 / kelly.bolt@osumc.edu