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09/14/2018 - 9:51am

By Alexandra Slessarev Earlier this week, Michigan submitted a proposal to the Trump administration requesting approval to impose work requirements on Medicaid expansion beneficiaries. Michigan’s proposal was submitted through the Medicaid Act’s section 1115 waiver program, which allows states to … Continue reading →

09/14/2018 - 9:14am

Last March, 4,000 frozen eggs and embryos were lost at University Hospitals Fertility Center when the temperature in cryogenic tanks spiked due to human error. Officials have apologized repeatedly to the affected patients, and say that they are working to provide refunds, free services, and “emotional support.”

09/14/2018 - 8:57am

Listen now: This month, Ethics Talk takes on why clinicians should care about food ethics and what they can do to address nutrition in clinical and community settings. Guests were our Dr. Jessica Fanzo, Dr. David Katz, and Haley Swartz

09/14/2018 - 8:20am

Settlement ensures care of 2,200 state prisoners with hepatitis C. Inmates will no longer be required to undergo drug or alcohol treatment as a precondition for care

09/14/2018 - 3:00am
The family of Jahi McMath has dismissed its state court lawsuit for damages. The federal lawsuit over the death certificate continues.
09/14/2018 - 3:00am

The family of Jahi McMath has dismissed its state court lawsuit for damages. The federal lawsuit over the death certificate continues.

09/13/2018 - 4:36pm

Join me on Thursday, September 27, 2018, from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM for a MSBA CLE panel on Medical Aid in Dying at Stinson Leornard Street LLP Hennepin Room.

During this CLE sponsored by MSBA Elder Law Section, a panel of speakers representing legal, clinical, and legislative perspectives will address...

09/13/2018 - 4:36pm

Join me on Thursday, September 27, 2018, from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM for a MSBA CLE panel on Medical Aid in Dying at Stinson Leornard Street LLP Hennepin Room.

A number of states have legalized medical aid in dying (MAID). While MAID ...

09/13/2018 - 3:12pm

by Craig Klugman, Ph.D.

I have been thinking a lot about the idea of efficiency lately. About 6 years ago, I was listening Andrew Tarvin, an improv comedy colleague of mine—now professional “Humor Engineer: give a TED-like talk on the notion of “efficiency” as a driver in his life. At the time I thought, “Yes, I resemble that idea.” When people ask me (as they often do), “How do you accomplish everything you do” I always jokingly reply, “I do not sleep much and I don’t have kids.” While those are true statements, the real reason is that I have tried to cultivate an efficient life.…

09/13/2018 - 3:08pm

At this reception, faculty, colleagues, and students with shared interests in health law policy, biotechnology, and bioethics gathered to learn about what the Petrie-Flom Center does and how to get involved. Faculty Director I. Glenn Cohen and Executive Director Carmel Shachar reviewed our sponsored research … Continue reading →