Seminars

Seminars

Communicating overdiagnosis in breast cancer screening: a randomized trial of a decision aid among women approaching target screening age.

Thu, November 5, 2015 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)

Building 10

South Atrium

Abstract: Mammography screening can reduce breast cancer mortality. However, most women are unaware that inconsequential disease can also be detected by screening, leading to over-diagnosis and over-treatment. We aimed to investigate whether...

Twitter 101

Fri, November 13, 2015 12:00 pm

IHPI Collaboratory, NCRC Bldg. 10 Room G079

Join IHPI communicator Kara Gavin for the monthly Twitter 101 session for new and lapsed tweeters. Bring a laptop and mobile device, and your lunch, for this informal session designed to explain Twitter's features and how to get the most out of it...

Twitter 101

Fri, December 4, 2015 12:00 pm

IHPI Collaboratory, NCRC Bldg. 10 Room G079

Join IHPI communicator Kara Gavin for the monthly Twitter 101 session for new and lapsed tweeters. Bring a laptop and mobile device, and your lunch, for this informal session designed to explain Twitter's features and how to get the most out of it...

RSVP EVENT - Health care innovation and behavioral economics: Using principles of design to improve health and health care

Tue, December 15, 2015 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

North Campus Research Campus

Building 10, Research Auditorium

David Asch is the executive director of the Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation and the director of the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program . He is professor of medicine, professor of anesthesiology and critical care, and...

CBSSM Presents: "Designing the information cockpit: The impact of customizable algorithms on computer-supported decision making"

Thu, November 19, 2015 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine
University of Michigan
2800 Plymouth Road
NCRC, Building 16, 266C
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2800

Intelligent systems that provide decision support necessitate interaction between a human decision maker and powerful yet complex and often opaque algorithms. Dr. Soloman will discuss his research on end-user control of these algorithms and show...

CBSSM Seminar: From the Guatemala STD Experiments to the NPRM for Revisions to the Common Rule - Why We Still Don’t Have Human Subjects Research Ethics Right

Wed, December 9, 2015 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine
University of Michigan
2800 Plymouth Road
NCRC, Building 16, B004E
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2800

While much has been made of scandals, and academics zealously deliberate nuances, we still find ourselves revisiting the most basic of human subjects research ethics questions: What is a research subject? What is informed consent? This talk will...

Detroit URC 20th Anniversary Symposium

Thu, January 21, 2016 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Detroit's Crowne Plaza Hotel

Please join the Detroit Urban Research Center and their affiliated partners for our 20th Anniversary Symposium at Detroit's Crowne Plaza Hotel from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, January 21, 2016. Not only will this event highlight and celebrate 20...

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