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October 21 Shared Decision-Making and Informed Nondissent
Annual Pediatric Visiting Scholar

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Alexander A. Kon, MD, HEC-C, FAAP, FCCM
January 29

Kidney to Share: A Patient and Ethicist Offer Their Views on the Living Donor Process

Martha Gershun, Writer and John Lantos, MD


January 29 Controversies in Increasing Living Kidney Donation
Arthur Matas, MD


May 23 Annual Pediatric Visiting Scholar: What Authority? Whose Interests? The Challenges of Decision Making for Impaired Newborns
D. Micah Hester, Ph.D.
March 27 CEGR co-hosted with The Department of Surgery Anne C. Mosenthal, MD. FACS
February 7 Washing Your Hands of It: Ethical Implications of Infection Control Policy and Practice
Emily Landon, MD


November 8 Can we afford to avoid the cost discussion?
Yousuf Zafar, MD, MHS
September 5 What We Talk About When We Talk About Surgery
co-hosted with The Department of Surgery
Margaret L “Gretchen” Schwarze, MD, MPP, FACS
May 24 Pediatric Ethics Consultation: A Look Behind the Curtain
co-hosted with The Department of Pediatrics
Chris Feudtner, MD PhD MPH
April 5 What Does “Respect for Autonomy” Really Mean?
Rebecca Walke,r PhD
Jean Cadigan, PhD
Gary Gala, MD, FACS
March 1 Workplace Violence in Healthcare: Just Part of the Job?
Sara Scarlet, MD
Sarah Fotheringham, JD
Paul Ossman, MD, MPH
Elizabeth Dreesen, MD


November 2 Clinical Pathways When There’s No One Right Answer
Chris DeRienzo, MD, MPP, FAAP
May 11 A ROMP in the PARC: Research On Medical Practices – Public Attitudes for Research Consent Benjamin S. Wilfond, MD
April 6 Moral Distress Consultation: The UVA Model
Beth Epstein, PhD, RN, FAAN
March 2 Ways to Watch: Issues of Recording in Patient Care
Arlene Davis, JD
Sarah Fotheringham, JD
Benny Joyner, MD, MPH
Gary Winzelberg, MD, MPH, FACP


November  3 What Does Religion Have to Do With Medical Ethics?
Farr A. Curlin, MD
April 7 Rationing is Not a Four Letter Word: Death Panels, Policy & Ethics
Philip Rosoff, MD
February 4 Ethical Care of the Prisoner-Patient: Intersections of Law & Ethics
Paul Ossman, MD, MPH
January  7 A Contemporary Death: Ethics and End of Life Care


November 5 Grappling with Guardianship: Ethical Dilemmas
Kate Mewhinney, JD
October 1 End of life conflicts in South Africa: Recurrent challenges and emerging controversies
Dr. Sharon Kling and Dr. Keymanthri Moodley
May 7 The Pros and Cons of Employing Ethical Decision Making Models in the Real World
Kim Strom-Gottfried, PhD, LSIW
April 9 Healing in medicine: Lessons from clinicians and patients
Larry Churchill, PhD
March 5 March CEGR was replaced by our flagship ethics event, the Merrimon Lecture.Seven Assumptions that Drive Too Much Health Care H. Gilbert Welch, MD, MPH
February 5 Involving Children in Important Medical Decisions Steven Joffe, MD, MPH
(Visit in conjunction w Dept of Pediatrics)


November 6 Famous factory meatloaf: The clinician as technician and the renewal of healthcare through quality improvement
Abraham Nussbaum, MD
October 2 Re-thinking the discovery of Autism
Jeff Baker, MD, PhD
September 4 Ethical dimensions of abortion practice in the context of new laws
Mara Buchbinder, PhD
May 1 Advance care planning: Is it all it’s cracked up to be? Lois Shepherd, JD
April 3 Patient-clinician communication in bilingual health care Elaine Hsieh, PhD
March 6 Communication in the context of support: The work of ‘Single Fathers Due to Cancer’ support group
Single Fathers Due to Cancer
Donald L. Rosenstein, MD
Justin M. Yopp, PhD
February 6 “How am I going to talk about that?”: Perspectives on difficult clinician conversations Katie Flanagan, MSW, LCSW
Ashley Henderson, MD
Rob Lovrich, MD
Arlene Davis, JD (moderator)


November 14 An ethical framework for healthcare decisions for critically ill children and adolescents Alan R. Fleischman, MD
October 3 Constructing caring men: How nursing organizations and individuals define care and masculinity Marci Cottingham, PhD
September 5 Pushing Healthcare Information Technology (HIT): Examining the ethics and consequences of U.S. policy and HIT vendor practices Ross Koppel, PhD