Center News

Prince and Davis Article Honored by JOTWELL

The Journal of Things We Like A lot (JOTWELL), a compendium of law review articles designed to select and recognize the best recent academic legal literature, has honored former C:B trainee Anya Prince and C:B faculty member Arlene Davis by highlighting one of their articles in its current collection.

Nov 10, 2017

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Meet the New Student Leaders for CEDG and HEC: Kelly Olsen and Austin Bath

Kelly Olsen and Austin Bath will join the Clinical Ethics Discussion Group as student leaders, and Hospital Ethics Committee as student members, in January 2018. Center for Bioethics faculty members Arlene Davis and Eric Juengst are advisors to the student group and Arlene Davis co-chairs the Hospital Ethics Committee.

Nov 10, 2017

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PHASES hosts “Ethical Inclusion of Pregnant Women in the HIV/AIDS Research Agenda” workshop in Bangkok, Thailand

In November 2017, the Pregnancy and HIV/AIDS: Seeking Equitable Study (PHASES) project convened an international workshop in Bangkok, Thailand to address ethical issues in the inclusion of pregnant woman in HIV/AIDS research.

Dec 8, 2017

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ELSI 2.0 meetings in Kyoto, Nov. 13-16, 2017

Eric Juengst participated in two workshops on behalf of the ELSI 2.0 International Collaboratory for Genomics and Society Research in Kyoto, to discuss cross-cultural perspectives on clinical genomic sequencing, research data-sharing, and dynamic consent, with colleagues from Japan, Australia, Singapore, Korea, Germany, and the UK.

Dec 12, 2017

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Dr. Stuart Rennie Presents Paper at 2nd Annual Kenya Bioethics Society conference

In a recent trip to Kenya, Professor Stuart Rennie visited the capital city of Nairobi with the purpose of participating in and presenting a paper at the 2nd Annual Kenya Bioethics Society conference. The paper was entitled ‘Perceptions of benefit among research participants in Kenya: ethical implications’.

Dec 8, 2017

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November Research Ethics Grand Rounds co-sponsored by UNC Center for Genomics and Society

The UNC Center for Genomics and Society joined the C:B in co-sponsoring our Research Ethics Grand Rounds on November 30, 2017, featuring Kyle Brothers from the University of Louisville and Aaron Goldenberg from Case Western Reserve University, discussing the ethical implications of tensions between local control and harmonization in the operation of networked biobanks.

Nov 30, 2017

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New Publications

Journal of the America Medical Association

Responsible Care in the Face of Shifting Recommendations and Imperfect Diagnostics for Zika Virus

Ilona Telefus Goldfarb, Elana Jaffe, Anne Drapkin Lyerly | 2017 | Journal of the America Medical Association

Journal of Medical Ethics

Ethics of Treatment Interruption Trails in HIV Cure Research

Gail E. Henderson, Holly L. Peay, Eugene Kroon, Rosemary Jean Cadigan, Karen Meagher, Thidarat Jupimai, Adam Gilbertson, Jill Fisher, Nuchanart Q. Ormsby, Nitiya Chomchey, Nittaya Phanuphak, Jintanat Ananworanich, Stuart Rennie | 2017 | Journal of Medical Ethics

PLoS Medicine

Research on HIV Cure: Mapping the Ethics Landscape

Karine Dubé, Laurie Sylla, Lynda Dee, Jeff Taylor, David Evans, Carl Dean Bruton, Adam Gilberston, Lisa Gralinski, Brandon Brown, Asheley Skinner, Bryan J. Weiner, Sandra B. Greene, Amy Corneli, Adaora A. Adimora, Joseph D. Tucker, Stuart Rennie| 2017 | PLoS Medicine

Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal

Navigating Professional Norms in an Interprofessional Environment: The Practice of Healthcare Ethics Committees

Anya Prince and Arlene Davis| 2016 | Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal

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