Past Webinars

Past Webinars

Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 12:00

Bioethics 101
Jason Robert, PhD (Please note that all slides are reviewed at end There was a technical issue in the recording)

Jason Robert, PhD, presents some of the foundations of bioethics.

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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 12:00

Connecting with Difficult Patients
Christy A Rentmeester, PhD

Christy A Rentmeester, PhD, Associate Professor of Health Policy and Ethics at the Creighton University School of Medicine speaks on Connecting with the Difficult Patient


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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 12:00

Is it Ever Ethical to Override the Patient’s Treatment Preferences? Two Cases
Pete Hedrick, M.S, DO, DAAHPM, DAAPM

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Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 12:00

Case Study: Informed Assent
Rebecca B. Yarrison, PhD

Rebecca B. Yarrison, PhD, Asst. Professor, Bioethics at University of Kentucky College of Medicine, will present a case on Informed Assent.

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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 07:30

Conflict Resolution
Sandy Silva, JD

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Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 07:30

Arizona Medical Marijuana and the Practitioner
Andrew Myers

Andrew Myers will present on the effects the medical marijuana laws have on physicians and other health practitioners in Arizona.

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Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 07:30

Brain death and futility
Thaddeus Pope, JD

Thaddeus Pope, JD, Director of the Health Law Institute at Hamline University and adjunct Associate Professor of Law at Albany Medical College, where he teaches for the Alden March Bioethics Institute will be speaking on "Brain Death and Futility" for this webinar.


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Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 07:30

Alternative and Complementary Medicine
Emily Zaragoza, MD

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October 2012: The Patient-Practitioner Relationship and Conscientious Refusal
Bruce D. White, MD

November 2012: Decision-making for Patients with Declining Capacity
Jalayne J. Arias, JD, MA

January 2013: Ethical Issues to Consider in Terminal Psychiatric Cases
JA Moore, DHCE and GG Enck, PhD

March 2013: Exploring the Nature and Meaning of Medical Futility: A Case Involving a Neurologically Devastated 2 Year Old
Rebecca L Volpe, PhD

May 2013: Who Owns My Organs: Ethical Considerations in Organ and Tissue Donation
Sara Pace Jones and Patricia Pace Anderson