The Ethics Interest Group (EIG), associated with the UNM Health Sciences Center, will conduct its next meeting on Thursday, Aug. 19, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in rm. B116 at the Domenici Center for Health Sciences Education. The EIG will discuss, "Do prisoners have the right to refuse medical treatments?"

Led by Dr. Aroop Mangalik, professor, UNM School of Medicine, the Ethics Interest Group meets periodically to discuss topics under the umbrella term, "Medical Ethics." The meetings are open to all associated with the UNM HSC, but individuals outside the HSC may also participate. The format is a free exchange of information designed to be down to earth and relevant to those in day-to-day actions as health care workers.