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Eighth Annual Reproductive Ethics Conference
January 11-12, 2024
Call for Abstracts



Etiologies of Acute Undifferentiated Fevers in Displaced Populations

, 2023 - -

The Institutional Ethics Program and the Institute for Translational Sciences Research Ethics Consultation Service present "Etiologies of Acute Undifferentiated Fevers in Displaced Populations: Challenges of One Health Studies with Highly Vulnerable Participants"


IBHH alumna Rebecca Permar, PhD accepts post-doctoral position at Wake Forest University

Aug 31, 2022, 10:11 AM by Beverly Claussen

Dr. Rebecca Permar, who received her PhD in Medical Humanities from the GSBS in May 2022, has accepted a three-year postdoctoral position at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  Effective August 8, 2022, she became the Postdoctoral Fellow in Leadership and Character for Pre-Health Professions in the Office of Academic Advising and the Program for Leadership and Character. Dr. Permar also holds an appointment as a part-time Assistant Professor in the Interdisciplinary Humanities Program for the fall term 2022, where she teaches a course on Medicine and the Humanities.  In addition, she is teaching in the Medicine and Patients in Society (MAPS) course in the School of Medicine.