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Medical Humanities and Health Studies present lecture on hoodia laws in South Africa

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Thursday, February 6, 2014 12:00 Noon—1:00 p.m. University Library, Room 1126 The Medical Humanities & Health Studies Program and the Hall Center for Law & Health are co-sponsoring a visit by Laura Foster, J.D., Ph.D. Her presentation is entitled “Re-inventing Hoodia: Patent Law and Benefit Sharing as Boundary Objects in Southern Africa.” Foster is Assistant […]

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Fairbanks Ethics Lecture examines “medical improv”

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Wednesday February 5, 2014 12:00-1:00 p.m. Riley Outpatient Center Auditorium Visiting Scholar Katie L. Watson will present deliver a presentation entitled, “Practicing for Practice: Medical Improv, Ethics, and Advanced Communication Skills.” Her talk is co-sponsored by the Kaye Woltman Endowed Visiting Lectureship at the IU School of Nursing. Objectives: Identify how medical humanities and applied […]

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Distinguished oncology professor and researcher to speak on models for curing cancer

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Thursday, February 27, 2014 12:00 – 1:00 PM Van Nuys Medical Science Building, Room B26 The Medical Humanities and Health Studies Program’s 2014 Spring Seminar Series will host a lecture  from an internationally renowned cancer researcher at the IU School of Medicine. Lawrence H. Einhorn, M.D., IUPUI Distinguished Professor and Lance Armstrong Foundation Professor of […]

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Video now available: ethics lecture “COPE as an Intervention for Palliative Home Care”

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Were you unable to attend the November 6th Fairbanks Ethics Lecture? You can now view the video online. Please note that this video is for informational purposes only and is not for CE/CME credit. Wednesday November 6, 2013, Methodist Petticrew Auditorium Cosponsored by the RESPECT Center Objectives: Describe the psychoeducational intervention called COPE and ethical […]

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Lecture: Anne-Marie Duguet, “Protection of Genetic Information in Europe and in France”

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Wednesday, December 4, 2013 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Health Information Translational Science Building, Room 1130 410 West 10th St. The IU Center for Bioethics will present “Protection of Genetic Information in Europe and in France. The speaker will be Anne-Marie Duguet, M.D., Ph.D, Senior Lecturer at the Medicine Faculty Toulouse Purpan (Paul Sabatier University) where […]

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Laura Foster presents talk on patent law and Hoodia in Southern Africa

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Co-sponsored by the Medical Humanities & Health Studies Program and the Hall Center for Law & Health Friday December 6, 2013 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Cavanaugh Hall 003 Laura Foster, J.D., Ph.D. is Assistant Professor Gender Studies, Affiliate Faculty, Maurer School of Law, Indiana University. In 1998 researchers with the South African Center for Scientific […]

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Ethnomusicologist, conductor, and activist André de Quadros keynotes symposium on global health and music

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Wednesday, November 13, 2013 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lily Auditorium in University Library – UL0130 Professor André de Quadros, Boston University, will deliver the keynote address at the 2013 pre-conference symposium of the Society for Ethnomusicology. His presentation is titled “Music, the Arts, and Global Health–in Search of Sangam, its Theory, and Paradigms.” Music and […]

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President of Christian Theological Seminary to present talk on role of religion in medicine

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Tuesday, October 29, 12:00 – 1:00 PM Emerson Hall Auditorium, Room 304 2013-2014 Medical Humanities and Health Studies Seminar Series Matt Boulton, President and Professor of Theology, Christian Theological Seminary, will deliver a presentation titled, “Your Faith Has Made You Well—Or Has It?: Spiritual and Religious Dimensions of Medical Care and Wellbeing.” For many healthcare professionals […]

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Distinguished IU Professor of Medicine to present talk on origins of echocardiography

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Wednesday, October 30, 12:00 – 1:00PM Emerson Hall Auditorium, 304 Harvey Feigenbaum, MD, Distinguished Professor of Medicine, IU School of Medicine, will present a talk titled, “History of Echocardiography: How to introduce something new in medicine.” Echocardiography as we know it today began at Indiana University School of Medicine in the fall of 1963, exactly […]

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Lecture: Nicholas Rattray, “Altered Bodies and Relocated Dreams: Understanding reintegration and care for student veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan”

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Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 12:00-1:00 pm Campus Center 309 Nicholas Rattray, Ph.D., Adjunct Professor, IUPUI Department of Anthropology Presented by Medical Humanities and Health Studies Seminar Series “Altered Bodies and Relocated Dreams: Understanding reintegration and care for student veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan” This talk will explore issues of community reintegration for student veterans […]