CASL Legacy Lecture and Retirement Reception honoring Elias Baumgarten
You are invited to the CASL Legacy Lecture and Retirement Reception honoring Prof. Elias Baumgarten.
CASL Legacy Lecture: 2:00-3:00 p.m.
- Guest Speakers: Ron Stockton, Professor of Political Science
- Philosophy Alumni Holly Arida and Michael Mulvhill
Retirement Reception: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Elias Baumgarten served on the philosophy faculty of the University of Michigan-Dearborn from 1972 to 2018. In addition to teaching Medical Ethics regularly, he taught a wide range of other courses including “Darwinism and Philosophy,” “The Problem of Human Freedom,” and “Ethics of War and Peace.” He has served on the UMHS Pediatric Ethics Committee since 1986 and the Adult Ethics Committee since 1985. He was a member of the Executive Committee of the Medical Ethics Resource Network of Michigan from 2007 to 2012. His special interests include patient autonomy, intercultural issues, and virtue ethics.