1st Annual Undergraduate Biomedical Ethics Symposium A Success

On Saturday, May 5, 2012 WMU Medical Humanities Workgroup hosted the First Annual Undergraduate Biomedical Ethics Symposium. The symposium featured nine insghtful and well-researched papers on a wide variety of ethical issues in medicine and healthcare by outstanding undergraduates from around the country and from Saudi Arabia. The following Colleges and Universities were represented – Western Michigan University, Loyola University-Chicago, Loyola University-New Orleans, Hendrix College, Purdue University, Oregon State University and Alfaisal University in Saudi Arabia. Each student researcher did a remarkable job presenting their research and fielding questions from the audience. 20 people attended and supported these remarkable undergraduates.