2013

Anthro Colloquium: Lauren Fordyce: Accounting for Responsibility: Sep 16, 2013 from 03:30 PM to 05:00 PM Alumni 308,
Dr. Lauren Fordyce (Visiting Lecturer in Medical Anthropology, UNC-CH) will speak on, "Accounting for Responsibility: Vital Statistics and Prenatal Care among Haitians in South Florida." Refreshments will be served before the talk at 3:15pm. Socializing at Linda's to follow the talk at 5pm.
AOE Fac Devpt: Branch: Professionalism as Journey Apr 18, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM TBD,
Dr. William T. Branch, Jr, Carter Smith, Sr. Professor of Medicine and Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine will deliver, “The Road to Professionalism: A Life-Long Journey.” Please RSVP.
AOE Faculty Devpt: Lundy Braun: STS in Medical Education Apr 09, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 05:20 PM Bondurant 2030,
Academy of Educators Faculty Development Workshop: Lundy Braun, PhD, Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, & Africana Studies, & Faculty in Science & Technology Studies Program, Brown University. Workshop: "Teaching Social Dimensions of Science & Technology in Medical School"
AOE Faculty Development: Philip Gruppuso: social perspectives across continuum of med ed Apr 10, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 05:20 PM G030 Bondurant,
Academy of Educators Faculty Development Workshop: Philip Gruppuso, MD, Associate Dean for Medical Education, Professor of Pediatrics, & Professor of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, & Biochemistry, Brown University: "Medical Education as Continuum: Brown's Programs in Liberal Medical Education & Primary Care/Population Health"
AOE Grand Rounds: Philip Gruppuso: ELSI/STS Perspectives in Medical Education Apr 10, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bondurant G074,
Academy of Educators Grand Rounds: Philip Gruppuso, MD, Associate Dean for Medical Education, Professor of Pediatrics, & Professor of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, & Biochemistry, Brown University: "Basic Science in Undergraduate Medical Education: Taming the Beast."
Bioethics at UNC Faculty Seminar Feb 26, 2013 from 08:30 AM to 09:45 AM Not applicable,
Bioethics at UNC Faculty Seminar Mar 26, 2013 from 08:30 AM to 09:45 PM Not applicable,
Bioethics at UNC Faculty Seminar Apr 23, 2013 from 08:30 AM to 09:45 AM Not applicable,
Bioethics at UNC Faculty Seminar May 28, 2013 from 08:30 AM to 08:45 AM Not applicable,
Duke: Boyarsky Lecture in Law, Med & Ethics: Jonathan Haidt: Social Justice & Trust - Mar 19, 2013 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM Duke Univ: Reynolds Theater in the Bryan Center,
Jonathan Haidt, PhD, Thomas Cooley Professor of Ethical Leadership NYU-Stern School of Business will speak on: "Why So Many Americans Don't Want Social Justice and Don't Trust Scientists" Reception to Follow / Free and Open to the Public Parking in Bryan Center Parking Deck on Science Drive
Breastfeeding & Feminism Conference: UNC’s Carolina Global BF Institute: The Sheraton-Chapel Hill from Mar 21, 2013 08:00 AM to Mar 22, 2013 06:00 PM The Sheraton, Chapel Hill,
8th Breastfeeding and Feminism Symposium "It Takes a Village" The role of the greater community in inspiring and empowering women to breastfeed. Registration and agenda: http://cgbi.sph.unc.edu/
Bullitt Hist of Med Club: W.W. McLendon & J. Bryan II: Hist Persp on Clinical Advances Mar 26, 2013 from 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM UNC Health Sciences Library, Room 527,
William W. McLendon, M.D., Prof Emeritus Pathology & Lab Medicine, UNC- SOM & James Bryan II, M.D., M.P.H., Prof of Medicine, UNC- SOM present: "Sept. 2, 1952: A Historical Perspective on the Opening of the First Teaching Hospital at UNC & Clinical Advances Since Then" Meeting begins at 5:30 pm with light refreshments, presentation begins at 6:00 pm.
Bullitt History of Med Lecture: Lundy Braun: Race, Labor & the History of Spirometry Apr 09, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 527 Health Sciences Library,
Lundy Braun, PhD, Prof of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, and Africana Studies, & on Faculty in Science & Technology Studies Program at Brown University: "Ordering Bodies: Race, Labor, & Vital Capacity Measurements." Lecture cosponsored by Dept of Social Medicine & Bullitt History of Medicine Club.
Clin Ethics Grnd Rnds: Joan Krause, UNC Sch. of Law, Dept of Soc Med & UNC-SPH May 02, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 321 MacNider Hall, 333 S. Columbia Street,
Prev Med Seminar: Bill Roper: Role in Deliv Hlthcre: Feb 01, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 4086 Bondurant Hall,
Preventive Medicine Seminar, Bill Roper, MD, MPH, UNC-SOM will speak on:" Preventive Medicines Role in Delivering Health Care
Prev Med Seminar: Lisa Hightow-Weidman: HIV Prev in MSM Feb 27, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 4086 Bondurant Hall,
Preventive Medicine Seminar, Lisa Hightow-Weidman, MD, MPH, UNC Division of Infectious Diseases will speak on:" HIV Prevention/Tx in Black MSM"
Prev Med Seminar: PM Journal Club: Int Med & Hlthcre Reform Apr 03, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 2025 Bondurant Hall,
Preventive Medicine Seminar, Preventive Medicine Residency Journal Club on: "Internal Medicine and Healthcare Reform"
Prev Med Seminar: Zack Moore: Epi Investigations May 15, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 2025 Bondurant Hall,
Preventive Medicine Seminar, Zack S. Moore, MD, medical epidemiologist, NC Division of Public Health will speak on on: "Epi Investigations"
Research Ethics Grnd Rnds: Jill Fisher: Informed Consent in Phase 1 Trials Feb 21, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 219 Brinkhous-Bullitt, UNC-SOM,
Jill A. Fisher, PhD, Assistant Professor of Social Medicine in the UNC Center for Bioethics will present "Healthy Volunteers' Perceptions of Risk: The Influence of Informed Consent and Urban Legend in Phase I Clinical Trials" This talk draws on an ethnographic study of Phase I clinics to explore the ways in which participants talk about and understand the risks of these clinical trials.
Rsrch Ethics Grnd Rnds: Arlene Davis, et al: Panel: Ethics & Newly Dead Apr 18, 2013 from 12:00 AM to 11:55 PM Brinkhous-Bullitt, Rm 219,
Arlene Davis, JD, Rebecca Walker, PhD, Jason Lieb, Daniel K. Nelson will form a panel for discussion on "ethical issues in research with the newly dead."
Rsrch Ethics Grnd Rnds: D. Wright: Resp. Conduct Rsrch Trg May 16, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Brinkhourse Bullitt, Rm 219,
David E. Wright, Ph.D., Director in the Office of Research Integrity will speak on: "Does Responsible Conduct of Research Training Really Work? Empirical Evidence and Policy Implications"
Rsrch Ethics Grnd Rnds: Dan Nelson: Comp Rsrch-Rlted Injury Mar 21, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 219 Brinkhous-Bullitt Bldg,
Daniel K. Nelson, Director, UNC Office of Human Research Ethics, on "Compensation for research-related Injury: Is it finally time for a nationalized system?"
Sci, Tech & Society: H. Landecker: Metabolism & Epigenetics Sep 06, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Wilson Library, Pleasants Room,
Handecker, Phd, will speak on: The Metabolic Condition: Metabolism & Epigenetics in Contemporary Life
Soc Med Forum: Redfield: Docs w/o Borders & Problem of Triage May 15, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 2030 Bondurant,
Peter Redfield, Associate Professor of Anthropology at UNC: "Doctors Without Borders & the Problem of Triage"
Social Medicine Forum: Oberlander, "The Technocratic Wish: Medicare, Congress, and the Politics of Expertise" Sep 11, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM Bond 2035,
“The Technocratic Wish: Medicare, Congress, and the Politics of Expertise" Jon Oberlander, Professor of Social Medicine and Health Policy & Management, UNC-CH
Social Medicine Forum: Saver, “Shadows and Sunshine: The Physician Payments Sunshine Act & Regulating Conflicts of Interest in Medical Research” Oct 09, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM Bond 2035,
“Shadows and Sunshine: The Physician Payments Sunshine Act & Regulating Conflicts of Interest in Medical Research” Rich Saver, Arch T. Allen Distinguished Professor of Law, UNC-CH
Social Medicine Forum: Rini, “Cancer Survivorship Narratives: Their Content and Potential Value As a Resource for Patients” Nov 13, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM Bond 2035,
Christine Rini, Research Associate Professor of Health Behavior, UNC-CH will speak on: “Cancer Survivorship Narratives: Their Content and Potential Value As a Resource for Patients.”
SOM AOE: Landecker: Probs of Sci Exemp via Antibiotic Resistance & Epigenetics Sep 06, 2013 from 09:30 AM to 11:00 AM Bondurant G030,
All UNC faculty, residents, and medical students are invited to this Academy of Educators Visiting Professor Series Workshop. Dr. Landecker will discuss how social forces shape biosciences (and vice versa) and what this means for doctors who will see bioscience knowledge revised and overturned throughout their careers. This session is geared specifically to medical school teachers in the foundational sciences curriculum in the areas of microbiology and cellular & molecular biology, as well as those teaching clinical ID & genetics.
UNC SOM: Ruth R. Faden: Merrimon Lecture on Health & Justice Oct 04, 2013 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Rosenau Auditorium,
Ruth R. Faden, PhD, MPH, will speak on: “Health and Justice: What’s Theory Got to Do With It? This talk will be the keynote for the Saturday conference on Health and Justice. No registration is required for this talk.
Wake Forest: Howard Brody, et al: Conf: After the Genome from Apr 12, 2013 08:00 AM to Apr 13, 2013 07:00 PM Wake Forest University,
Wake Forest Univ presents a free conference: "After the Genome: A Language for our Biotechnological Future." Please go to afterthegenome.provost.wfu.edu for more information and to register.
Wake Forest Humanities Instit Sympos: HerStories: Breast Cancer Narr. from Mar 01, 2013 05:00 PM to Mar 02, 2013 05:00 PM Wake Forest SOM Babcock Aud & Wake Forest Univ, Benson 401,
HerStories: Breast Cancer Narratives and Counter-Narratives. An Interdisciplinary Symposium Sponsored by the Wake Forest University Humanities Institute with Programming Partners WFU Center for Bioethics, Health and Society and WFU Women’s and Gender Studies Program. See: http://humanitiesinstitute.wfu.edu/news
WFU Ctr Bioeth Hlt & Soc: K. Montgomery (Northwestern) Pre-Sym Lecture Feb 28, 2013 from 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM Wake Forest Univ, 308 Greene Hall,
Pre-Symposium Lecture by Kathryn Montgomery, PhD: HerStories: Sponsored by WFU Center for Bioethics, Health and Society. February 28, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. in 308 Greene Hall, WFU Reynolda Campus.
MEM discussion w/ Saiba Varma Mar 01, 2013 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM Alumni Hall 301A,
Moral Economies of Medicine Working Group discussion with Saiba Varma, Duke Thompson Writing Program Postdoctoral Fellow, of working paper "Love in the Time of PTSD: Loss, Longing, and Intoxication in Kashmir"
Minority Health Conference Feb 22, 2013 from 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM William & Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education,
UNC School of Public Health Minority Student Caucus presents the 34th annual Minority Health Conference: "Constructing the Foundation for Health Equity"
NC Law Review Symposium: Multiple Spkrs: Oct 04, 2013 from 09:00 AM to 03:30 PM Kenan-Flagler Business School, Business Center,
The North Carolina Law Review hosts its 14th annual symposium which will consider both the promise and limitations of recent health care reform efforts, highlight the important issues that are likely to emerge as the health care system tries to improve decision making on many levels, as well as explore larger implications for health law and policy.
Neurohum Rsrch: Nima Bassiri: Brain_Historical Devlopmnt Mar 20, 2013 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM TBD,
Nima Bassiri will speak on: "CAN THE BRAIN SPEAK THE TRUTH OF THE SELF? NOTES ON A HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT" This is a A Neurohumanities Research Group event
Neurohum Rsrch: S. Hawkins: William James Mar 25, 2013 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM TBD,
Stephanie Hawkins, PhD will speak on: "William James & the Neuroscience of Public Opinion This is a Duke Neurohumanities Research Group event.
NHGRI: Eric Green: Hum Genome Proj 10 Yrs Ltr Apr 23, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Grummon Audit, Fri Ctr for Cont Ed, 100 Fri Ctr Dr,
Save the Date, Spread the Word Eric D. Green, MD, PhD, Dir. National Human Genome Research Institute & Acting Assoc Director for Data Science, NIH will speak on "The Human Genomics Landscape a Decade after the Human Genome Project" --free and open to all-- Coffee and pastry reception begins at 9:15 a.m. in the Atrium
Public Lecture: Nikolas Rose: "A New Sociology for a New Century?" Apr 26, 2013 from 03:30 PM to 05:00 PM Toy Lounge, Dey Hall, UNC,
Campus talk, open to the public
OB-GYN Grnd Rnds: Anne Lyerly, author: "A Good Birth" Sep 17, 2013 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM 4th Floor Clinic Auditorium,
Dr. Anne Lyerly, Associate Professor of Social Medicine and Associate Director, UNC Center for Bioethics , presents her book, "A Good Birth: Finding the Positive & Profound in your Childbirth Experience."
Parr Ctr Ethics: G. Nichol: Poverty & Obligation Mar 19, 2013 from 12:30 PM to 01:45 PM Gardner Hall, Rm 08,
Gene Nichol, J.D., Boyd Tinsley Distinguished Professor of Law and Director of the Center on Poverty, Work & Opportunity Gene R. Nichol presents "Poverty and Obligation" Open to the public, free of charge, no registration required (although space may be limited, so arrive before 12:30 for the best seating)
Pediatrics: Paul H. Wise: Global Child Hlth in Conflict Zones May 08, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Curnen/Denny Conf Rm - ground floor, Women’s Hospital,
Paul H. Wise, MD, MPH, of Stanford University will speak on: “Global Child Health in Conflict Zones and Unstable Areas of the World.”
Pediatrics: Paul H. Wise: Grnd Rnds-Confronting Demise & Rebirth of Am Pediatrics May 09, 2013 from 08:00 AM to 09:00 AM Kirkland Aud (1st floor of new Koury Building in Dental School),
Paul H. Wise, MD, MPH at Stanford University will present Grand Rounds on “Innovation, Austerity, and Health Care reform: Confronting the Demise and Rebirth of American Pediatrics”. NOTE: Location: Kirkland Auditorium, UNC Dental School (Clinic Aud. is out of commission for renovations). Kirkland Aud. is on 1st floor of new Koury Building in Dental School and is easy to find.
Pediatrics: Paul H. Wise: Seminar re Policy/advocacy Implications of Life-course Epid May 08, 2013 from 09:30 AM to 11:30 AM Curnen/Denny Conf Rm - ground floor, Women’s Hospital,
Paul H. Wise, MD, MPH, Stanford University, will give a seminar addressing the policy/advocacy implications of life-course epidemiology.
Philos Issues in Psychiatry Grp: D. Moseley: Resp for Char & Psychopath Mar 21, 2013 from 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM 208 Caldwell Hall - UNC,
Dan Moseley will present his work-in-progress, “Responsibility for Character and Psychopathology.”
Philos & Psychiatry Grp: D. Shoemaker: Qualities of Will Mar 08, 2013 from 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM 208 Caldwell Hall - UNC,
The UNC Philosophy & Psychiatry research group is happy to announce that David Shoemaker, PhD will join our meeting via Skype to discuss his forthcoming paper "Qualities of Will." He is an Associate Professor of Philosophy at Tulane University and co-edits the blog PEA Soup. There will be food from Mediterranean Deli. PLEASE RSVP
Philos & Psychiatry Grp: W. Lycan: Desires Propositional? Feb 28, 2013 from 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM 208 Caldwell Hall - UNC,
William Lycan, PhD will discuss the topic of whether desires are propositional attitudes, drawing from his paper "Desire Considered as a Propositional Desire." Food from the Mediterranean Deli will be available.
Philos. & Psychiatry Grp: Sinnot-Armstrong & Summers: Scrupulosity Feb 14, 2013 from 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM 208 Caldwell Hall - UNC,
Please join us for a special Valentine’s Day meeting! Walter Sinnot-Armstrong, PhD and Jesse Summers, PhD are going to present a work-in-progress: “Scrupulous Agents.” Scrupulosity (a form of OCD involving obsession with morality) raises fascinating issues about the nature of moral judgment, what is morally permitted in therapy, and about moral responsibility. NOTE: There will be pizza!
Philosophy & Psychiatry Rsch Group: Discussion w/ Nikolas Rose Apr 25, 2013 from 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM 208 Caldwell Hall,
UNC-Duke Philosophy and Psychiatry Research Group will meet with Nikolas Rose (Head of the Department of Social Science, Health and Medicine at King's College, London) to discuss "Personhood in a Neurobiological Age," from _Neuro_ (co-authored with Joelle Abi-Rached), 7:00-8:30, in 208 Caldwell Hall. Food from Med Deli: RSVP by Wednesday, April 24.
Pop Ctr Seminar: Amy Tsui: Contracep & Demog Feb 28, 2013 from 03:30 AM to 04:30 PM Pleasants Family Assembly Room at Wilson Library,
Dr. Amy Tsui, PhD will present the J. Richard Udry Distinguished Lecture: "Contraception and Demography: Strange but Productive Bedfellows." Dr. Tsui is Director of the Bill and Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health & Professor, of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Pop Ctr Seminar: Linda Burton: Ethnog & Am's Chng Families Mar 22, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Carolina Pop Center East: Rm 405,
Linda Burton, PhD, James B. Duke Professor of Sociology will present: "The Devil Is in the Details: Big Science Ethnography and Understanding America's Changing Families"
Prev Med Seminar: Bill Roper: Prev Med's Role in Delivering Healthcare Mar 27, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 11:55 PM 2035 Bondurant Hall,
William L. Roper, MD, MPH, Dean of the School of Medicine, Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs and Chief Executive Officer of the UNC Healthcare System will speak on: "Preventive Medicine's Role in Delivering Healthcare."
Clin Ethics Grnd Rnds: N. Berlinger, Hastings Ctr. Apr 04, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 321 MacNider, 333 S. Columbia St.,
Clinical Ethics Grand Rounds: Cottingham, "How Healthcare Institutions and Individuals Define Care and Masculinity: Constructing 'Caring Men' in Hospital Settings" Oct 03, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM NC Cancer Hospital Conference Room 1,
"How Healthcare Institutions and Individuals Define Care and Masculinity: Constructing 'Caring Men' in Hospital Settings " Marci D. Cottingham, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Social Medicine, Center for Bioethics, UNC-CH
Clinical Ethics Grand Rounds: Koppel, "Pushing Healthcare Information Technology (HIT): Examining the Ethics and Consequences of US Policy and HIT Vendor Practices" Sep 05, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM NC Cancer Hospital Conference Room 1,
"Pushing Healthcare Information Technology (HIT): Examining the Ethics and Consequences of US Policy and HIT Vendor Practices" Ross Koppel, PhD, FACMI, Professor of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
Conversations on Medicine and Interdisciplinary Studies: A Colloquium Sep 06, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Hyde Hall,
Conversations on Medicine and Interdisciplinary Studies: A Colloquium Sep 07, 2013 from 09:00 AM to 06:30 PM Institute for Arts and Humanities, Hyde Hall,
Ctr Bioethics: L. Turner, PhD; Stem Cell Mkting Mar 06, 2013 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM Bondurant G074,
Leigh Turner of the University of Minnesota will speak on: "Exploiting Suffering, Selling Hope: U.S. Clinics Marketing Unlicensed Stem Cell Interventions"
Ctr for Bioethics: Multiple Presenters: Health Justice Conference Oct 05, 2013 from 08:30 AM to 05:30 PM Hyde Hall, UNC,
"Comparing Approaches to Health Inequalities and Justice: A Dialogue on Theory, Method, and (Inter)-Disciplinarity" , a conference on health justice and inequalities, will host 13 nationally regarded researchers and scholars from different disciplinary backgrounds to tackle the difficult issues of how to study, reflect on, and solve the problems of health related injustices and inequalities. Registration is required by Sept 27th for this Saturday conference; more information can be found at: http://bioethics.unc.edu/healthjustice/
Ctr for Bioethics: Stuart Rennie: Expanding Rsrcher Obligations, Africa Mar 27, 2013 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM 2020 Bondurant Hall,
Stuart Rennie, PhD will present: “Expanding researcher obligations in the face of oppression, deprivation and morbidity: lessons from sub-Saharan Africa"
Ctr for Genomic & Soc., Genomic Newborn Screening seminar - Aaron Goldenberg Feb 12, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Bondurant Hall G100,
Interdisciplinary Seminar "Genomic Newborn Screening: Ethical Hazards, Practical Challenges & Parental Interest" Aaron Goldenberg, PhD, MPH; Assistant Director, Center for Genetic Research Ethics and Law, Case Western Reserve University
Dept of Women’s & Gender Studies...: Elizabeth Reis: Bodies in Doubt Mar 21, 2013 from 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM Hyde Hall, University Room,
Prof. Elizabeth Reis, PhD (Women's and Gender Studies, University of Oregon) will discuss her book, "Bodies in Doubt: An American History of Intersex" (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009), which answers the question: what are the origins and implications of today’s medical management of intersex?
Dept Relig Studies, McLester Sem: Rubenstein: Multiverse Cosmologies... Apr 09, 2013 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM 305 Carroll Hall, UNC (The Freedom Forum Conference Center),
Mary-Jane Rubenstein, PhD will speak on: "Why They Swallowed the Fly: Multiverse Cosmologies and the Limits of Modern Science." Dr. Rubenstein is an Associate Professor of Religion at Wesleyan University; core faculty in the Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program; and co-director of Wesleyan’s certificate in Social, Cultural, and Critical Theory.
DIBS/FHI Neurohum Rrsrch Grp: Hawkins & Flanagan: Neuro Divers & Humanities Mar 25, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM Duke: FHI Garage - C105, Bay 4, Smith Warehouse,
Stephanie Hawkins, Assoc. Prof of English at the Univ. of North Texas will speak on: "William James and the Neuroscience of Public Opinion," and Owen Flanagan, Jr., PhD, the James B. Duke Prof. of Philosophy will present his paper: "William James' Philosophical Depression."
Duke CISSCT Symposium on NeuroEconomics Apr 12, 2013 from 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM Smith Warehouse, Franklin Humanities Inst Garage,
Duke's Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Science & Cultural Theory is holding a day-long symposium on Neuroeconomics. Presenting faculty include: John B. Davis, Natasha Dow Schull, Scott Huettel, & Joseph Dumit.
DUKE Cult Anth: LochlannJain: Malignant: How Cancer Becomes Us Sep 23, 2013 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM 225 Friedl, East Campus,
Dr. Lochlann Jain, Assoc Professor of Medicine at Stanford University, will speak on: Malignant: How Cancer Becomes us.
Duke Neurohum Rsrch: Catherine Malabou Lecture Apr 08, 2013 from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM Cocktail Reception: Haiti Lab, 5:30 pm; Lecture: FHI Garage, 6:30 pm,
The Catherine Malabou, PhD, on "From Sorrow to Indifference: Current Politics & the Emotional Brain." Lecture will be preceded by a Cocktail Reception in the Duke Haiti Lab@ 5:30 pm. The Lecture will take place in the FHI Garage @ 6:30 pm This is a Duke Neurohumanities Research Group event.
Duke Neurohum Rsrch: Kuusisto & Antonetta: Reading/Discuss. Apr 26, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Duke U: Perkins Library 217,
Drs. Stephen Kuusisto and Susanne Antonetta will present "The Difference that Disability Makes: A Reading and Panel Discussion" How might blindness and bipolar disorder be understood as acceptable forms of difference, not conditions to be pathologized and lamented? How might they contribute to the literary arts? Come listen to two celebrated authors read from their work and discuss these questions.
Duke Neurohum Rsrch: Nima Bassiri: Lecture Apr 24, 2013 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Duke U: FHI Garage (C105, Bay 4, Smith Warehouse),
Nima Bassiri, PhD, and ACLS New Faculty Fellow @ Duke, will present "Can the Brain Speak the Truth of the Self? Notes on a Historical Development."
Duke: Trent Ctr., Humanities in Med : J. Karlawish: How Risk is Remaking Med May 08, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Duke Hospital Lecture Hall 2003 - one floor directly above main lobby,
Dr. Jason Karlawish, Prof. of Medicine, Medical Ethics & Health Policy at the Perelman School of Medicine, Univ. of Pennsylvania will present: "From the Bedside to the Desktop: How Risk is Remaking Medicine." Lunch will be provided at noon, talk begins @ 12:10pm
Duke U, Franklin Humanities Inst: Jonathan Katz, et al: Conf: Humanitarianism in Haiti from Apr 11, 2013 08:00 AM to Apr 12, 2013 07:00 PM Duke University,
Scholars from Duke and North Carolina Central host symposium at Duke to discuss vision & practice in aid delivery: "Humanitarianism in Haiti: Vision and Practice" Free & Open to the Public
ECHO sem: W Powell Hammond: racism & depression & black men Mar 08, 2013 from 01:00 PM to 02:15 PM 2301 McGavran-Greenberg (Gillings SPH),
Spring 2013 UNC ECHO Health Disparities Seminar Series: Wizdom Powell Hammond, PhD, MPH, Asst Professor of Health Behavior at UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health: “Black, male, and blue: Unpacking mechanisms linking everyday racism, masculinity, and Black men’s depressive symptomatology” Brandolyn White, MPH Special Projects Manager UNC ECHO Program Carolina Community Network Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities CB # 7435, 266 Rosenau Hall Chapel Hill, NC 27599 Phone: (919) 843-2755 Email: bswhite@email.unc.edu
Fri Infec Dis Conf: A. Rice: Hlth Ref & HIV/AIDS in NC Mar 01, 2013 from 08:30 AM to 09:30 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Bldg,
Allison Rice, JD, Senior Lecturing Fellow & Supervising Attorney for the Duke AIDS Legal Project & Duke AIDS Policy Project @ Duke Law School will speak on: "Health Reform and People Living with HIV/AIDS in a Red State." Allison Rice is a Senior Lecturing Fellow at Duke Law School and Supervising Attorney in the Duke AIDS Legal Project and Duke AIDS Policy Project. Her policy focus includes health reform implementation for people living with HIV/AIDS. In addition to teaching and supervising students in the AIDS Clinic, she has taught Ethics, Legal Writing, and Legal Interviewing and Counseling at Duke. Prior to joining Duke Law School in 1994, she was Managing Attorney at Legal Services of Southern Piedmont in Charlotte. She was admitted to the North Carolina Bar in 1984.
Furst Forum in Comp Lit: Ahuja: Staging Smallpox: Reanimating Variola in Iraq War Lit Oct 10, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM Toy Lounge in Dey Hall,
Dr. Neel Ahuja, Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature will speak on “Staging Smallpox: Reanimating Variola in Iraq War Literature.”
Global Hlth Discuss: Ben Meier: HIV Drugs & Water Mar 27, 2013 from 05:30 PM to 06:25 PM FedEx Global Education Center, Room 1009,
Benjamin Meier, PhD, assistant professor of global health policy, on: "A Right to Health: HIV Drugs & Clean Water." This lecture is free and open to the public, and light snacks will be served. Please RSVP: laram@email.unc.edu
Health Affairs, Hlth Ctr & HSL: Escape Fire: Film & Panel Mar 04, 2013 from 05:15 PM to 08:00 PM Kirkland Auditorium in Koury Oral Health Sciences Bldg (new dental school bldg),
Student leaders from the various health professional schools host a film screening and interdisciplinary panel discussion of the movie "Escape Fire." Dr. Warren Newton will be one of the panelists. There will be food from 5:15-5:45pm followed by the screening of the movie from 5:45pm-7:20pm and panel discussion from 7:20-8:00pm. R IF YOU PLAN ON ATTENDING, PLEASE RSVP: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/P89YDYP
Hettleman lecture: Yang on health disparities Mar 20, 2013 from 03:15 PM to 04:15 PM Hyde Hall - University Room,
Lecture by one of the two awardees of UNC's 2012 Phillip & Ruth Hettleman Prizes for Artistic & Scholarly Achievement: Dr. Yang Yang, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology: ”Disparities in Health and Longevity: Demographic, Social, and Biological Processes.
Hist & Philos of Sci, Tech & Med Reading Group - Gary Gala guest speaker - Descartes-Harvey Controversy Feb 13, 2013 from 07:30 PM to 09:00 PM Hyde Hall @ UNC-CH - Institute for Arts & Humanities,
SPRING 2013 READING GROUP: VITALISM & MECHANISM Will read "A Very Fine Wind; Descartes, Harvey & the Movement of the Heart" by Dr. Gary Gala, UNC-SOM. Dr. Gala will give intro & discuss his work. Email to join mailing list & get a copy of the reading: histphilsci@gmail.com
Hist. of Med.: S. Harrell: SOM Minority Presence: Feb 12, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM UNC HSL - Rm 527,
Black History Month Event: Sampson E. Harrell, M.D., UNC School of Medicine Alumni, Class of 1972, Student National Medical Association (SNMA) presents "Shifting Tides: The Early Minority Presence at UNC SOM and Minority Health Disparities (of UNC and the US)"
Repro Justice Grp: Ceriani: Human Rights, Migration & Child Health Feb 21, 2013 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM Duke U. - John Hope Franklin Ctr., Rm 240,
Hosted by the Working Group of Reproductive Justice & Migration Dr. Ceriani, J.D. & PhD is a Prof in Migration & Human Rights, Universidad Nacional De Lanús and Member of Faculty of Law in Migration Policies, Universidad de Buenos Aires Free Parking in lot behind Pickens Health Clinic
Inst for Pharm & Indiv Ther: Jonathan Berg: Navigating the Genome Mar 12, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM MBRB, Room 2204,
Jonathan S. Berg, Md, PhD Asst. prof, Dept of Genetics & Assoc Dir, Carolina Ctr. for Genome Sci will present: "Navigating the Genome: UNC's Experience with Clinical Genome Sequencing."
Interdisc Sem, Soc Med & Genetics: Walker & Pardo-Manuel de Villena: ELSI of Mouse Genetics & Genomics Mar 12, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Bondurant Hall G010,
Rebecca Walker, PhD, Dept. of Social Medicine, UNC School of Medicine and Fernando Pardo-Manuel de Villena, PhD. Dept. of Genetics, UNC School of Medicine will consider: "The Ethical, Legal and Social Implications (ELSI) of Mouse Genetics & Genomics"
UNC Ctr for Bioethics: Matt DeCamp, JHU: Realizing the Right to Health Mar 20, 2013 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM Bondurant 2020,
Matthew DeCamp, MD, PhD of Johns Hopkins will present: "Realizing the Right to Health: Access to Medicines and Pharmaceutical R&D"
Med Humanities: Lisa Diedrich: Critical Med Study, Prehistory of AIDS Mar 21, 2013 from 04:30 AM to 05:30 PM 209 Manning Hall,
In this presentation, Prof. Lisa Diedrich, Associate Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies in the Department of Cultural Analysis and Theory at Stony Brook University, will discuss the impact of various forms of health activism on the discourses, institutions, and practices of medicine in the period immediately preceding the emergence of AIDS.
MEM discussion w/ Nikolas Rose Apr 26, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Hyde Hall Incubator Room,
Moral Economies of Medicine Working Group discussion with Nikolas Rose, Prof of Sociology & Head of the Department of Social Science, Health, & Medicine at Kings College London.
UNC/Duke Wrkg Grp on Reprod Justice & Migration: Documen Film:MIGRANTS: A TRAVEL JOURNAL - in Spanish Sep 18, 2013 from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM FedEx Global Ed. Ctr. Nelson Mandela Auditorium,
NELSON MANDELA AUDITORIUM DOCUMENTARY FILM: MIGRANTES: BITÁCORA DE VIAJE [MIGRANTS: A TRAVEL JOURNAL] Note: The documentary film is in Spanish with no subtitles, discussion afterwards will be in both Spanish and English
UNC/Duke Wrkg Grp on Reprod Justice & Migration: Gonzalez: Transnational Use of Hlth Services Sep 18, 2013 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM FedEx Global Ed Ctr, Rm 1009,
TONATIUH GONZALEZ, INSTITUTO NACIONAL DE SALUD PUBLICA, MEXICO will speak on: TRANSNATIONAL USE OF HEALTH SERVICES: A STUDY OF MEXICAN MIGRANTS