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
Check out this Charlotte Oberserver article on our next speaker, Hank Greely, who will present "Personalized Genomic Medicine" March 27 from 12:30-2pm in the College of Health and Human Services room 128. Space is still available, so RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org