Michigan Ethics Economy Initiative Podcast Series
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The A2Ethics.org Michigan Ethics Economy podcasts are a series of conversations with people living in Michigan working in ethics-related professions.
||CleanEngaging the Public for the Public's Health: The Center for Law, Ethics and Health||One of the first resources A2Ethics offered on our website was a map showing permanent ethics initiatives distinguishing our state. Notably unique among them in our view was--and still remains--The Center for Law, Ethics and Health at the University of||8/24/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Ethics of Regulation: The Local Health Care IRB||Before A2Ethics talked with Darlene Wahlberg, an IRB administrator for St. Joseph Mercy Health Care System, we had to get her informed consent. We thought it meant getting her to talk with us about her responsibility for managing and documenting the wor||7/31/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanManaging Excellence: Nancy Adair Birk of The Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine||There are many centers doing ethics work and contributing to the growing global "ethics economy." As far as we know, however, there is only one center which combines study of bioethical issues with the social sciences in medicine. Notably, it is in Mich||5/15/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Better Life Than Teaching Ethics?||"If I major in philosophy or ethics, what will I be able to do? Other than teach?"We didn't pose those questions to distinguished ethics teacher Brian Miller. Such questions would never occur to us. After all, what better life than teaching ethics and||11/22/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDedicated to Make a Change, L3C: A New Kind of Ethics-Conscious Enterprise?||Media recognition of social enterprise overwhelmingly focuses on social entrepreneurs whose initiatives are the passions of the technology moguls and philanthropists of Silicon Valley. Here in Michigan, however, social entrepreneurs are relying, not onl||11/10/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Pediatric Bioethicist Who Builds Trust: Dr. Kathryn Moseley||Public awareness of pediatric bioethics dilemmas is often limited to media reports dramatizing conflicts over the rights of families and doctors in determining the circumstances for performing highly experimental surgeries or limiting life-saving treatm||8/31/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Doctor Is In: To CHAT||Perhaps you have had a discussion with friends about the best attributes you want in your own doctor.At A2Ethics.org, we have recently had such a chat (More on an entirely different kind of chat in a moment). One quality we decided is truly essential: t||4/26/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIn the Shoes of a Hospital Research Subject||Imagine meeting each month with a small group of doctors, nurses and a few fellow residents of your community at a local hospital. No, you are not organizing the gala benefit that annually raises funds for the hospital. Nor are you talking over your mon||3/31/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Public Life of the University of Michigan's Center for Ethics (in Public Life)||Higher education institutions, and the eclectic ethics centers attached to them, are central to the nurturing and growth of a flourishing ethics economy. A2Ethics.org has identified this economy as one where people take career pathways that involve wo||7/15/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Business School Leader's Dilemma: Making Ethics Education Worth The Price||Our Michigan Ethics Economy Initiative took us recently to Eastern Michigan University's College of Business to talk with Dean David Mielke.||4/20/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCareers with an Ethics Portfolio: Anthony Tocco of DTE Energy||Join Bart and Jeanine from Downtown Detroit for a conversation with DTE Energy Chief Compliance Officer Anthony Tocco. The Ethics and Compliance Department is a fixture of many major corporations, and we find out how the ethics of a corporation and its||1/26/2010||Free||View in iTunes|