The Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures is hosting a free lunch and learn with Leigh Turner, Ph.D., who is an Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota Center for Bioethics, School of Public Health, and College of Pharmacy.
Turner is a co-editor of Risks and Challenges in Medical Tourism: Understanding the Global Market for Health Services and The View from Here: Bioethics and the Social Sciences. He is the author of numerous publications examining ethical issues related to medical travel and globalization of health care. Turner’s current research addresses ethical, social, and legal concerns associated with businesses selling unproven and unlicensed cell-based interventions.
His talk is titled, The U.S. Direct-to Consumer Marketplace for Unproven Stem Cell Interventions: Ethical, Scientific, and Legal Concerns.
Location: Scott Conference Center at UNO
Tickets are free but can be reserved here.
Friday, April 27, 2018 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
Scott Conference Center
6450 Pine St, Omaha, NE