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BUSM receives $392,000 grant for training future physicians to better serve refugees

BUSM receives $392,000 grant for training future physicians to better serve refugees

Doctors debate about physician-assisted suicide

Doctors debate about physician-assisted suicide

Study sheds light on how different families relate to each other following open embryo adoption

Study sheds light on how different families relate to each other following open embryo adoption

New conference aims to improve understanding of how advances in genomics influence society

New conference aims to improve understanding of how advances in genomics influence society

Advancing safety in healthcare products

Advancing safety in healthcare products

Complex, conflicting state laws pose barriers to medical decision-making, study reveals

Complex, conflicting state laws pose barriers to medical decision-making, study reveals

New conferences sponsored by University of Minnesota to focus on informed consent in research

New conferences sponsored by University of Minnesota to focus on informed consent in research

New report expresses ethical concerns about use of non-invasive prenatal testing

New report expresses ethical concerns about use of non-invasive prenatal testing

Mayo Clinic: Surgeons complete near-total face transplant on Wyoming man

Mayo Clinic: Surgeons complete near-total face transplant on Wyoming man

Researchers explore ins and outs of genome sequencing in newborns

Researchers explore ins and outs of genome sequencing in newborns

Harvard scientists discuss promise and peril of emerging IVG technique

Harvard scientists discuss promise and peril of emerging IVG technique

Dental problems linked to cleft lip and palate may be caused by abnormal salivary glands

Dental problems linked to cleft lip and palate may be caused by abnormal salivary glands

Prohibiting anonymous sperm donation could lead to decline in number of donors, study suggests

Prohibiting anonymous sperm donation could lead to decline in number of donors, study suggests

Researchers developing guidelines on ethics and best practices for biorepositories

Researchers developing guidelines on ethics and best practices for biorepositories

Seattle Children’s Hospital opens new clinic to provide gender care for children, teens and young adults

Seattle Children’s Hospital opens new clinic to provide gender care for children, teens and young adults

University of Melbourne ethicist encourages doctors to respect parents’ opinions on treatment decisions for children

University of Melbourne ethicist encourages doctors to respect parents’ opinions on treatment decisions for children

UNC bioethicist addresses roadblocks to HIV research on pregnant women

UNC bioethicist addresses roadblocks to HIV research on pregnant women

Revolutionary surgery improves airway and jaw position in children with Treacher Collins syndrome

Revolutionary surgery improves airway and jaw position in children with Treacher Collins syndrome

WHO convenes Emergency Committee's 3rd meeting to discuss on Zika virus and associated complications

WHO convenes Emergency Committee's 3rd meeting to discuss on Zika virus and associated complications

ISSCR releases updated guidelines for stem cell research, development of new therapies

ISSCR releases updated guidelines for stem cell research, development of new therapies