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Thursday, December 10 from 12 – 1PM
The Handbook of Texas Medicine: Exploring History and Context Through a Unique Lens
Heather Wooten, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Institute for the Medical Humanities
University of Texas Medical Branch
Brett Derbes, PhD
Director of Research and Managing Editor
Texas State Historical Association (TSHA)

Register in advance for this webinar: Zoom Registration
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Reproductive Ethics Conference
Fifth Annual Conference -- to be held virtually
Thursday-Friday, April 8-9, 2021
Now accepting abstracts until January 31, 2021

Upcoming 2021 Seminars

January 14, 2021
Patrick T. Smith, MDiv, MA, PhD

Associate Research Professor of Theological Ethics and Bioethics, Duke Divinity School
Senior Faculty, Kenan Institute for Ethics at Duke University
Associate Faculty, Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities, and the History of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine

January 28, 2021
Kirsten Ostherr, PhD, MPH
Gladys Louise Professor of English
Chair, English Department
Director of Medical Humanities
Director, Medical Futures Lab
Adjunct Professor
UT School of Public Health, Division of Health & Behavioral Sciences

February 11, 2021
Kayhan Parsi, JD, PhD, HEC-C
Professor of Bioethics, Graduate Program Director
Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics
Nanette Elster, JD, MPH
Associate Professor
Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine

February 25, 2021
Arghavan Salles, MD, PhD

Scholar in Residence
Stanford University School of Medicine
Founder, TIME'S UP Healthcare

March 25, 2021
Camisha Russell, PhD
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy
University of Oregon


Dr. Lisa Campo-Engelstein Attended Sci Foo

Oct 28, 2020, 13:08 PM by Mary Jo Singleton

Dr. Lisa Campo-Engelstein was an invited participant at the October 2020 Science Foo Camp ("Sci Foo"), an “unconference” organized by O'Reilly Media, Digital Science, Nature Publishing Group, and Google, that brings together over 100 leading scientists, technologists, writers, and other thought-leaders from around the world.