Tag Archives: Ethics

Ethics Symposium: Conscientious Objection

Children's Minnesota is holding a one-day symposium to discuss how to address conscientious objection within medical practice. It is Friday, November 16, 2018, at the Swedish Institute in Minneapolis. Register here. Conscientious objection is available for some clinicians with religious or moral … Continue reading

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After feds bust U.S. rep for insider trading in Pharma stock, will Congress drain ethics swamp?

At a time when prescription drug prices keep skyrocketing and Americans pay hundreds of billions of dollars for medications that account for as much as 15 percent of all U.S. health care spending, federal law enforcers provided a rare and jarring … Continue reading

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Ethics of Geo-Targeted Legal Advertising

There was a story awhile ago about some lawyers using geo-targeting technology to target ads to people within hospitals: Digital Ambulance Chasers? Law Firms Send Ads To Patients’ Phones Inside ERs. Patients sitting in emergency rooms, at chiropractors’ offices and at … Continue reading

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Ethics of Brain Death & Organ Donation – ZDoggMD & David Magnus

A fascinating deep-dive with into the ethical dilemmas around diagnosing brain death, particularly as it relates to organ donation. Read more detail on Recent Health Care Law posts –

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Tech Talk: Teaching Data Ethics and Defending Nonprofits Against Cyber Attacks

CDT’s Tech Talk is a podcast where we dish on tech and Internet policy, while also explaining what these policies mean to our daily lives. You can find Tech Talk on SoundCloud,  iTunes, and Google Play. If you want to silence an advocacy group … Continue reading

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