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

Thursday, 17 September, 2015
Native American Concepts on Health and Disability
Lavonna Lovern, PhD
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Thursday, 16 July, 2015
From Accused to Advocate
Barbara Mancini, RN
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Thursday, 18 June, 2015
Valuing Personhood in Dementia: Considerations for Humane and Dignified Care
Maribeth Gallagher, DNP, FAAN
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Thursday, 21 May, 2015
Competent persons deciding to stop eating and drinking: Should we intervene?
Joyce Bulman RN, BS, MBA, CHPCA
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Thursday, 19 March, 2015
Ethics in Palliative Care: Dispelling the Myths
Steven Oppenheim MD FAAHPM Palliative Care Medical Director at Banner Thunderbird Hospital
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Thursday, 19 February, 2015
Too Young to Say No: Forcing Minors to Undergo Treatment They Don’t Want
James Bowen
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Thursday, 15 January, 2015
Bioethics 101
Jason Robert, PhD (Please note that all slides are reviewed at end There was a technical issue in the recording)
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Thursday, 18 December, 2014
Connecting with Difficult Patients
Christy A Rentmeester, PhD
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Thursday, 20 November, 2014
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, 16 October, 2014
Case Study: Informed Assent
Rebecca B. Yarrison, PhD
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Previous webinars that were hosted by Hospice of the Valley:

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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