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Past Events

Date:
Apr 25, 2016 - 6:15 p.m.
Location: Pulitzer Hall
Room:
World Room
Speaker(s):
Lee Goldman, MD, Dean of the Faculties of Health Sciences and Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Dr. Goldman will be speaking about his new book: Too Much of a Good Thing: How Four Key Survival Traits Are Now Killing Us.

Please note new location: World Room, Pulitzer Hall.

Date:
Apr 11, 2016 - 6:15 p.m.
Location: Columbia University, Kent Hall
Room:
413
Speaker(s):
Marcia Angell, MD, Former Editor-in-Chief, New England Journal of Medicine
Date:
Mar 21, 2016 - 6:15 p.m.
Location: Columbia University, Hamilton Hall
Room:
703
Speaker(s):
David C. Leven, Executive Director, End of Life Choices New York Adira Hulkower, Bioethics Consultant, Montefiore Health System David N. Hoffman, Chief Compliance Officer for PAGNY, P.C. and faculty for the Master of Science in Bioethics program at Columbia University Randi Seigel, Counsel, Healthcare, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Date:
Feb 08, 2016 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Columbia University, Pulitzer Hall, Lecture Hall
Speaker(s):
Erik Gilbertson, Boston Consulting Group Clelia Biamonti, Blue Fin Group Mike Robinson, EY Matt Hefner, Deloitte

Hear from seasoned consultants about their experiences and what it takes to be successful.

Date:
Dec 08, 2015 - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Alumni Auditorium, Columbia University Medical Center, 650 W. 168th St.
Speaker(s):
Dr. Craig Spencer 

Dr. Spencer, who was hospitalized in NYC with Ebola, will discuss his views and experiences with the disease in Africa, and its larger implications.

Date:
Dec 04, 2015 - 1:30 p.m.
Location: The Century Association
Speaker(s):
Paul S. Appelbaum Erik Parens ​Dorothy Roberts James Tabery  

Can research on the genetics of intelligence avoid descending into racism and classism?

Date:
Nov 17, 2015 - 6:15 p.m.
Location: Columbia University, Hamilton Hall
Room:
602

We will have a panel discussion exploring bioethical issues posed by the development of new technologies that aim to alter the genes of embryos, thus permanently changing human genes in future generations.

Date:
Oct 28, 2015 - 12:30 p.m.
Speaker(s):
Robert Klitzman, Director Master of Science in Bioethics program Joseph Fins, The E. William Davis, Jr. M.D. Professor of Medical Ethics and Chief of the Division of Medical EthicsWeill Cornell Medical College  

Dr. Joseph Fins, founding Chair of the Ethics Committee of New York-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center, where he is an Attending Physician and Director of Medical Ethics, will discuss the ethical and policy issues in brain injury and disorders of consciousness, palliative care, research ethics in neurology and psychiatry, medical education, and the methods of ethics case consultation. Dr. Fins will also talk about the development of his new book, Rights Come to Mind: Brain Injury, Ethics and The Struggle for Consciousness (Cambridge University Press, 2015).

Date:
Sep 24, 2015 - 6:15 p.m.
Location: Columbia University, Fairchild Hall
Room:
601
Speaker(s):
Robert Klitzman, Bela Fishbeyn (Managing Editor of AJOB), and others
Date:
May 04, 2015 - 6:15 p.m.
Location: Columbia University, Hamilton Hall
Room:
602
Speaker(s):
Sheldon Sloan, MD, M Bioethics

Sheldon Sloan, an Immunology Global Medical Affairs Leader at Janssen Global Commercial Strategy Organization, will discuss his experiences working as a bioethicist in the pharmaceutical industry as a part of our Careers in Bioethics series.

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