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LMU Bioethics Student Melis Alkin is Presenting at ASBH

Dr. Melis Alkin is a Psychologist in the second year of the Master’s in Bioethics program. In October she will be presenting at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (ASBH) on the following bioethical issue: Title: Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies in Terminally Ill Patients: Bioethical Debates Abstract: In this presentation I will […]

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LMU Bioethics Student Lynell Davis is Presenting at ASBH

Lynell Davis, Esq. is in the second year of the Master’s in Bioethics program. In October she will be presenting at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (ASBH) on the following bioethical issue: Title: Too Many Masters: Ethical and Legal Conflicts for Physicians Treating Competitive Athletes Abstract: Physicians that treat […]

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LMU Bioethics Director Roberto Dell’Oro on the Pontifical Academy for Life

In 2015, the Vatican appointed two Loyola Marymount University professors to the Pontifical Academy for Life.  Founded in 1994 by Pope John Paul II, the Academy is dedicated to “the promotion and defense of human life, especially regarding bioethics as it regards Christian morality.” Its members consist of experts from a variety of disciplines who deliberate upon and advise the […]