University Lecture Series

  • KCU's University Lecture Series features lectures and presentations from a broad spectrum of national and international speakers on topics that are relevant to the diverse University community. The series is by a committee made up of faculty, staff and students. University Lecture Series  

    Presentations are typically from noon-1 p.m. in the Academic Center on the KCU campus, and will be followed by a 30-minute question-and-answer session. Boxed lunches are provided.

    Lectures are open to KCU students, faculty, staff and alumni.

    For questions about this event, please contact Dana Buchanan, at dbuchanan@kcumb.edu

    Upcoming Lectures

    Feb. 3, 2016 

    Ethirajan, Sukumar-PhotoPresenter: Sukumar Ethirajan, MD, Vice-Chair HCA Midwest Health IRB, Center for Practical Bioethics Board Member
    Topic: "Personalized Medicine in an Ethical Framework"
    Dr. Sukumar Ethirajan will discuss the growing availability and use of genetic testing in the clinical setting, raising a number of
    ethical, legal and social issues and questions that healthcare providers should become familiar with. | Download Presentation (PDF)
    Time/Location: Noon-1 p.m. / Upper level classroom of the Academic Center (simulcast in lower level) / Boxed lunch provided
      

    May 3, 2016
    Presenter: Dr. Douglas Cecil Wallace, Geneticist, Evolutionary Biologist, University of Pennsylvania, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in Pennsylvania
    Time/Location:
    Noon-1 p.m. / Upper level classroom of the Academic Center (simulcast in lower level) / Boxed lunch provided

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