Summer School Schedule 2016: Lectures and Seminars

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Monday, July 11, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Ethical Theory and Bioethics: Genetics and Ethics

Sheldon Krimsky, Ph.D., Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Monday, July 11, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM, Scientific Foundation for the Ethical Discussion of Fertility Treatments

Frederick Licciardi, M.D., Professor in Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, NYU Langone Medical Center, Director of Oocyte Donation Program NYU Fertility Center

Tuesday, July 12, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, The Role of Global Bioethics in Medical Pedagogy

Madeleine Schachter, J.D., Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

Tuesday, July 12, 1:30 – 4:30 PM, Ethical Considerations of Stem Cell Research: From Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells to Gene Editing

Jonathan Garlick, DDS, Ph.D., Professor of Oral Pathology, Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences in Tufts University School of Medicine

Wednesday, July 13, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Medical Care Under Fire: An Examination of the Shrinking Humanitarian Space

John Lawrence, M.D., Vice President on the Board of Directors for Doctors Without Borders

Wednesday, July 13, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM, Recruiting Marginalized, Vulnerable Populations into Health Research: Issues in International Research

Henry Silverman, M.D., M.A., Professor of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, and Chair of the Clinical Ethics Committee, University of Maryland Medical Center

Thursday, July 14, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Global Bioethics and Global Epidemics: The Case of HIV Surveillance?

Stjepan Orešković, Ph.D., Professor of Public Health, University of Zagreb School of Medicine

Thursday, July 14, 1:45 PM – 4:30 PM, Ethics of Organ Transplantation

Bruce Elliot Gelb, M.D., F.A.C.S, NYU Langone Medical Center, NYU School of Medicine

Friday, July 15, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Religious Traditions and Their Impact on Bioethics

Shirin Karsan, M.B.E., Center for New Pennsylvanians, ConKerr Cancer

Discussant: Charles H. Debrovner, M.D., NYU Langone Medical Center

Friday, July 15, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM, Ethical Issues in Health Informatics

Bonnie Kaplan, Ph.D., FACMI, Lecturer in Medical Informatics, Yale School of Medicine, a Yale Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics Scholar

Saturday, July 16, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM, Organ Harvesting from Executed Prisoners and Prisoners of Conscience in China

Damon Noto, M.D., Pain Management, Sports Medicine, Physiatrist, Attending Physician, Hackensack University Medical Center

Monday, July 18, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Ethics and Reprogenetic Technologies

Inmaculada de Melo Martin, Ph.D. Professor of Medical Ethics in Medicine and Professor of Medical Ethics in Reproductive Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

Monday, July 18, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM, Ethical Issues in the Treatment of Eating Disorders in the United States

Catherine Walker, Ph.D., Visiting Assistant Professor in the Psychology Department of Union College

Tuesday, July 19, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Introduction to Human Cloning Technologies

John D. Loike, Ph.D., Director of Special Programs, Center for Bioethics at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Research Scientist in the Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics

Tuesday, July 19, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM, Creating Human Embryos Using Cloning Techniques

John D. Loike, Ph.D., Director of Special Programs, Center for Bioethics at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Research Scientist in the Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics

Wednesday, July 20, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Ethics of Human Enhancement/Reproductive Enhancement

Elizabeth Yuko, Ph.D., LL.M, Program Administrator HIV and Drug Abuse Research Ethics Training Institute, Fordham University

Thursday, July 21, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PMEnd-of-Life and Palliative Care

Joseph Lowy, M.D., Clinical Professor in Department of Medicine, NYU Langone Medical Center, Dir Palliative Care Service NYU Division of Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care

Thursday, July 21, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM, Mental Illness and Ethical Implications for a Special Needs Population

Nina B.L. Urban, M.D., New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center

 Thursday, July 21, 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM, Honoring the Stories of Illness

Rita Charon, M.D., Ph.D, Professor of Medicine Columbia University Medical Center, Executive Director of Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University

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