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The Future of Science and Technology in Medicine

Course enrollment will be available for this course once it is scheduled.

Course Description

In the 21st century, scientific discoveries, medical breakthroughs, and emerging technologies have a major impact on our daily lives. These innovations effectively address a range of medical needs but also elicit complex questions and dilemmas. We need forward-thinking scientists who are committed to providing principled leadership for our future. In this course, students will have a unique opportunity to learn about cutting-edge medical research in areas including: genetic and tissue engineering, cloning, stem cell research, medical devices, and epigenetics. Our examination of these controversial topics will include understanding the state of the field today, the way forward, and the ethical implications for the future. Leadership content is integrated into this course, enabling students to simultaneously develop and practice socially responsible leadership.

For more information, please see the program website:
The Future of Science and Technology in Medicine: Providence, RI

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