Special Seminar: Ethics in the Public Health Trenches

Reflections from three public health deans. Featuring Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Dean Michael Klag and Deans Emeritus, Alfred Sommer & D. A. Henderson. Moderated by our Nancy Kass. Monday, May 9, 2016 — Noon, Sommer Hall. Open to All, Link for more information:
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The BI at the APHC

The Berman Institute will be well represented at the 4th annual conference of the Academy for Professionalism in Health Care (APHC). The meeting will be held April 28-30 in Philadelphia.
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Leslie Wolf inducted into the Johns Hopkins Society of Scholars

Former Greenwall Fellow at the Berman Institute and current professor of law and director of the Center for Law, Health & Society at Georgia State Law, Leslie Wolf, JD, MPH., will become the first inductee to represent the Berman Institute’s fellowship program and lawyers in the Society of Scholars.
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Bioethics Seminar: Jeffrey Kahn “Mitochondrial Replacement: Ethics, Policy & Implications”

Monday, March 28, Noon: Feinstone Hall, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. The IOM report on Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques released in Feb 2016 includes recommendations to the FDA about the ethical permissibility of first human investigations. IOM committee chair, Professor Jeffrey Kahn, will share the committeeā€™s analysis and his insights on the issues addressed.
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