Program in Bioethics and Humanities

  • Bioethics Courses

    Online course sites have been set-up in ICON (Iowa Courses Online), the course management system. Students receive access to ICON course websites when they enroll in the class.

    Bioethics and Humanities Seminar (BHS) [050:176:600/050:176:001]

    In order to sign up for this Fall 2014 course, you will need to access the ISIS site once the catalog has been updated.

    Syllabus FALL 2014 
    Carver College of Medicine, Fall Semester, 1 credit hour
    Course Co-Directors: Lauris Kaldjian, MD, PhD and Christian Simon, PhD

    This elective seminar is limited to 15 students in order to create a setting that is conducive to engagement by all participants. Priority for enrollment will be given to medical students who are in the Humanities Distinction Track at the CCOM, then to other CCOM medical students, and then to other students at the University of Iowa by permission of the instructors.

    Anonymous Student Reflections

    Clinical Research Ethics (CRE) [173:295:001]

    Syllabus SPRING 2014 
    College of Public Health, Spring Semester, 2 or 3 credit hours.
    Course Director: Christian Simon, PhD 

    This course is designed for students with a K30 training grant or enrollment in a degree program with a clinical research project.

    Humanities Distinction Track (Carver College of Medicine)

    Co-directors: Lauris Kaldjian, MD, PhD (Ethics/Humanities) and Jason Lewis, MFA (Writing/Humanities)

    Personal-Professional Compass (Carver College of Medicine)

    Co-directors: Lauris Kaldjian, MD, PhD (Ethics/Humanities) and Jason Lewis, MFA (Writing/Humanities)