Here is an updated announcement from the coordinators of the National Undergraduate Bioethics Conference:
Join us for an exploration of current controversies in bioethics related to this year’s theme, “Bioethics: More Personal or More Global?” at the 2011 National Undergraduate Bioethics Conference hosted at Duke University, March 18-20, 2011. It will bring together leaders in bioethics and students from across the nation to address a broad range of bioethical issues in personal genomics and global health.
The conference offers opportunities for students to submit a paper or participate in the Bioethics Bowl. Deadline for submission of abstracts is January 17. Deadline to sign up as a team for the Bioethics Bowl is February 18.
Check out the growing list of exciting speakers–physicians, scholars in medicine and public health, ethicists, and tv medical drama writers!
Register early for limited space.
Early registration fee, by Friday, February 18: $75
Registration fee after Friday, February 18: $95
For information about the conference and to register, visit our website.
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Duke Undergraduate Bioethics Society
Sponsored by the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities; Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation; Duke University: Duke Global Health Institute, Duke Institute for Genome Sciences & Policy, Kenan Institute for Ethics, Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities & History of Medicine; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill: UNC Center for Bioethics, Parr Center for Ethics