Since 1986, the MacLean Center’s internationally renowned medical ethics fellowship program has graduated more than 400 fellows, many of whom hold endowed professorships and direct ethics programs around the globe.

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Lecture Series

Since 1981, the MacLean Center has sponsored an annual lecture series examining ethical aspects of one health-related topic each year. The topic in 2017-18 is Ethical Issues in Violence, Trauma, and Trauma Surgery.

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Each November, The MacLean Center hosts the Dorothy J. MacLean Fellows Conference on topics related to clinical medical ethics. The conference spans two days and draws speakers and audiences from all over the world.

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Dr. Monica Peek featured in video blog: “The Truth About Shared Decision-Making”

October 26, 2017—Dr. Peek, an Associate Director of the Center, discusses the importance of shared decision-making for patients with diabetes.

Dr. Aasim Padela Gives Talk at IXA Theological Symposium on September 20, 12-1:30 PM

September 19, 2017—Dr. Padela presents "Muslim Religious Views on Theological Issues Associated with Xenotransplantation" at IXA conference

Latest Seminar Series Video

"The Ebola Suspect's Dilemma" - Paul Farmer, MD

Dr. Paul Farmer presents the 2017 MacLean Prize Lecture at the 29th Annual MacLean Conference on Nov 10.