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Four SPS Alumni and Students Awarded Fulbright Grants

Representing School of Professional Studies graduate programs in Bioethics, Strategic Communication, Sustainability Management, and Nonprofit Management, four extraordinary students will travel the world next year with awards that will send them to Rome, Bulgaria, the United Kingdom, and the Arctic Circle.

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Robert Klitzman on the Risks of Becoming the Next Henrietta Lacks

Robert Klitzman, the program director of the M.S. in Bioethics, asks whether patients should be concerned that their matter could be used for science without their consent, like the famous case of Henrietta Lacks.

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New Robert Klitzman Bioethics Paper on IVF

Robert Klitzman, the Bioethics program director, published an open-access article on ethical challenges faced by IVF providers in BMC Medical Ethics.

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The Secret to President Donald Trump's Success: Blame

In a new CNN op-ed, Robert Klitzman explains how the psychology of blame played a role in the political rise of Donald Trump.

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Bioethics Alumna Kaitlyn Arbour Honored at Tulane

Kaitlyn Arbour, an alumna of the Bioethics program, was honored with an award at Tulane for "a paper of outstanding quality on the history of medicine."

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Bioethics Student Interview: Why Obamacare Isn't a Solution

Want to understand Obamacare? Read this concise, non-partisan summary of how healthcare functions in America.

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Bioethics Makes New Connections in China

Robert Klitzman, the Director of the M.S. in Bioethics program, discusses how the School of Professional Studies' trip to China will create new partnerships.

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With Fertility Innovations, New Bioethical Questions Arise

Dr. Mark Sauer, a fertility expert and a student in the School of Professional Studies' Bioethics program, discusses the questions that arise from advancements in fertility methods.

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5 Things to Know Before Trying a Genetic Test

With at-home genetics testing becoming easier and easier, what are we really learning about our bodies? Bioethics program director Robert Klitzman has some thoughts.

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Dr. Mark Sauer on IVF in The New York Times

While IVF is growing exponentially, bioethics student and fertility doctor Mark Sauer advises that potential parents need more information in The New York Times.

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