Archive for January, 2014


“Man of Steel”: A Lousy Movie But a Pretty Good Bioethical Morality Play

January 15th, 2014

I finally rented “Man of Steel,” the most recent Superman movie. While academics too easily dress up our pop culture tastes as being culturally important, I try to keep an eye on Superman because I believe that the Superman legend is important in U.S. history. After all, he was our national hero coming out of […]


Loyola Bioethics Institute Study Finds Medical Students Concerned About Becoming Desensitized to Dying Patients

January 10th, 2014

Loyola’s Neiswanger Institute Study Finds Medical Students Concerned about Becoming Insensitive When Dealing with a Dying Patient  Click here to watch the video interview with Mark Kuczewski, PhD conducted by Randi Belisomo The imminent death of a patient is riddled with emotions for a patient and family as well as the medical team. A study based […]