Special Events and Announcements


Announcements for the Fall of 2005

Hunt Lecture: Dr. Kate Scannell (CHM, '80)

"Facing a Life in Medicine -- The Interdependence of Personal Imagination and Communal Engagement"

Friday, October 28, 2005, 3-5 pm.
Review of Dr. Scannell's book, Death of the Good Doctor: Lessons from the heart of the AIDS Epidemic

Dr. Eric Cassell to speak at Foglio Spirituality Conference, Sept. 29 

Dr. Eric Cassell, author of The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Medicine, Talking with Patients, and Doctoring: The Nature of Primary Care Medicine, will be the featured keynote speaker at the annual Foglio Conference on Spirituality and Health, to be held Thursday, Sept. 29 at the Kellogg Center. Watch this space for a link to the conference website. 

Michigan State Medical Society Annual Bioethics Conference (Oct. 7-8 in Traverse City)

This year's focus will be the relationship between the medical profession and the pharmaceutical industry (discussed in Week 8 of this module). Please note that the MSMS conference offers a lower registration rate for students.

ACLM Student Writing Contest

Submit one of your papers and win a trip to a conference!

A Letter from a CHM Grad--Ethics Out in Practice

Here's a letter we received from a CHM alum who asked that we pass along to you some observations about what happens in the "real world."

HM 546 Ethics Module