Jeff Kahn on WYPR Midday<br><span class='date_feature'>February 15, 2017</span><br><div style='margin-top:69px; font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:geogria, sans-serif;'><a href='http://bioethicsbulletin.org/archive/jeff-kahn-on-wypr-midday'style='font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:Geogria, serif;'>Read More</a><div> Human Genome Editing<br><span class='date_feature'>February 15, 2017</span><br><div style='margin-top:69px; font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:geogria, sans-serif;'><a href='http://bioethicsbulletin.org/archive/human-genome-editing-science-ethics-and-governance'style='font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:Geogria, serif;'>Read More</a><div> JHU Projects Explore Ethical Challenges<br><span class='date_feature'>February 8, 2017</span><br><div style='margin-top:69px; font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:geogria, sans-serif;'><a href='http://bioethicsbulletin.org/archive/jhu-projects-explore-ethical-challenges'style='font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:Geogria, serif;'>Read More</a><div> State of the Science: Moral Resilience<br><span class='date_feature'>February 3, 2017</span><br><div style='margin-top:69px; font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:geogria, sans-serif;'><a href='http://bioethicsbulletin.org/archive/state-of-the-science-moral-resilience'style='font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:Geogria, serif;'>Read More</a><div>

When Evidence Says No, But Doctors Say Yes

February 22, 2017

Years after research contradicts common practices, patients continue to demand them and doctors continue to deliver. The result is an epidemic of unnecessary and unhelpful treatment

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Life Expectancy to Break 90 Barrier by 2030

February 22, 2017

South Korean women will be the first in the world to have an average life expectancy above 90, a study suggests. The US also performs poorly and is on course to have the lowest life expectancy of rich countries by 2030. “[Society in the US is] very unequal to an extent the whole national performance is affected – it is the only country without universal health insurance.” added Prof Ezzati

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Why So Many Young Doctors Work Such Awful Hours

February 22, 2017

Neither truck drivers nor bankers would put up with a system like the one that influences medical residents’ schedules

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Gene-Editing Gets A Go-Ahead

February 22, 2017

Those in the know call CRISPR “one of the greatest life science inventions ever.” It has revolutionized the ability to make precise changes to human DNA, opening the door to revolutionary ways to treat disease – but also to ethical questions about engineered designer babies. This hour On Point, the brave new world of human DNA editing and CRISPR. Guests include our Jeffrey Kahn

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