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.

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 17:00

February Webinar
To be determined
Details coming soon

Past Webinars

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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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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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