Program in Bioethics and Humanities

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EVENT:  History of Medicine Society Presentation

The University of Iowa History of Medicine Society invites you to hear Richard E. Kerber MD present on "Deconstructing the Body: Medical Art, Medical Imaging and the Art of Medicine" on Thursday, Sept...

R01 Grant Awarded to Investigators Christian Simon, David Klein, and Helen Schartz

Congratulations to Co-Investigators (from left to right) David Klein, PhD (Law, Health Policy & Disability Center, College of Law), Christian Simon, PhD, (Program in Bioethics and Humanities faculty m...

PUBLICATION:  Interactive multimedia consent for biobanking...

 

PUBLICATION:  See one, do one, teach one: Hand hygiene attitudes ...

Marc Polacco, a recent graduate of the Carver College of Medicine, and his colleagues administered an anonymous online survey of medical students, interns, and faculty to examine self-reported adheren...

Service: UIHC Ethics Consult Service

The UIHC Ethics Consult Service is a resource for patients, family members, or health professionals at UIHC who would like help addressing an ethical question or problem related to a patient's care.

Education:  Anonymous Student Reflections

This cloud of words gives a suggestive snapshot of the values, ethics, and concerns raised by students in their reflections at the end of the 2013 Bioethics and Humanities Seminar at the Carver Colleg...

Publication:  From Medicine Iowa by Dawn Goodlove

 Medicine in the City of Literature

Clinical Research Ethics Consultation Service

The mission of the Clinical Research Ethics Consultation Service (CRECS) is to assist clinical investigators in identifying and addressing the ethical challenges that frequently arise when designing o...

Publication:  Information is Information

The public’s voice has been nearly absent in discussions on managing genomic incidental findings. This article by a team of University of Iowa researchers, including Dr. Simon of the Program of Bioeth...