Upcoming Webinars

ABN hosts monthly webinars that feature leading authorities addressing ethical issues in medicine. The webinars are held on the third Thursday of the month.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 17:00

Protecting the Rights of Conscience Objection in Health Care
Thomas Shellenberger. MD
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Past Webinars

Wednesday, 20 June, 2018
The Ethics that Guide Good Clinical Practice in Cancer Clinical Trials
Gayle Jameson, NP
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Wednesday, 16 May, 2018
Inmates and Immigrants: Federal Provision of Healthcare
Mary Drago
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File InmatesReferences.docx, PDF icon Inmates and ImmigrantsABN a.pdf

Wednesday, 18 April, 2018
The HHS Proposed Regulations for the Enforcement of Conscience Protections: A Bioethical Perspective
Richard Koo, Esq.
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PDF icon The HHS Proposed Regulations for the Enforcement of Conscience Protections.041818..pdf

Wednesday, 21 February, 2018
Case Study: In crisis, unconscious bias and opioids
Mary Drago, PhD
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File Case References.docx

Thursday, 17 March, 2016
Case Study: Ethical Decision-making in Disasters
Dr. Kathleen E. Powderly, Director of the John Conley Division of Medical Ethics
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Thursday, 18 February, 2016
"'Dachschaden' or 'Not my cup of tea'; Determining Decisional Capacity"
Larry Parsons, MD , Director, Inpatient Palliative Care, Yavapai Regional Medical Center
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Thursday, 21 January, 2016
Ethics Dilemmas in the Accountable Care Model
Craig Westling, DrPH, MPH, MS
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Thursday, 17 December, 2015
Toward an Interprofessional Code of Ethics: Rationale, Design and Implementation
Mary Drago, MA
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Thursday, 19 November, 2015
“Compassionate Use, Right to Try, and Access to Unapproved Medicines: Ethical and Practical Issues”
Alison Bateman-House, PhD, MPH, MA, Division of Medical Ethics, New York University Langone Medical Center
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PDF icon BatemanHouseArizona Bioethics webinar.pdf

Thursday, 15 October, 2015
Ethics in Transitions: Minimizing Transfers of Nursing Home Residents to Hospital EDs
Paula Chidwick, PhD
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Previous webinars that were hosted by Hospice of the Valley:

To access recordings of previous webinars, enter the following on the adobe connect login screen:
Username: abn_guest[@]hov.org (remove the brackets)
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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