Julie Guthman, Professor in the Division of Social Sciences and Co-Director, Multicampus Research Program on Food and the Body, University of California Santa Cruz
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Kenneth L. Marcus, JD, is President and General Counsel of the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law and author of Jewish Identity and Civil Rights in America (New York: Cambridge University Press: 2010). Previously he held the Lillie and Nathan Ackerman Chair in Equality and Justice in America at the City University of New York’s Bernard M. Baruch College School of Public Affairs.
Rick Elmore, Ph.D., is Lecturer in Philosophy at Appalachian State University. He has published several papers on violence, ecology and anthropocentrism, based on his critical appropriation of thinkers such as Derrida, Adorno and Baudrillard. He is also the author of Between Deconstruction and Critical Theory: Violence, Life, and Method in the Work of Jacques Derrida and Theodor Adorno, currently under review with the University of Edinburgh Press.
Dr. Eric Cassell is one of the most distinguished voices in contemporary clinical ethics. Over his more than forty year career, he has authored nine books and dozens of articles on the theory of clinical medicine and ways to improve its practice and teaching. He is also a leading voice in discussions of end of life care, palliative care, and need to responsibly understand the subjective suffering of patients in medically difficult situations.
In Cooperation with the Charlotte Area Ethics and Compliance Officers Network, the Center is hosting the 4th Annual Ethics and Compliance Boot Camp, at the Center City Building, June 20 from 8:45-3:00. See the flyer here (it says to RSVP to email@example.com by June 2 - conside