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 Anjali Niogi, MD, MPH

"Ethical Considerations in Caring for Incarcerated Individuals"

Tuesday April 26, 2022

12:00 – 1:00 PM Central Time


Dr. Imanni Sheppard and Dr. Keisha Ray

"The pain of medical inequality: an examination of pain perception and treatment disparities in medicine"

Tuesday April 12, 2022

12:00 – 1:00 PM Central Time


Michael A. Norko MD, MAR

"Compassion as an Ethical and Spiritual Practice in Medicine"

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

12:00 – 1:00 PM Central Time

Dr. Joseph Uscinski

"American Conspiracy Theories"

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

12:00 – 1:00 PM Central Time


Dr. Faith Fletcher

"Why Health Equity Matters for Health Care: COVID-19 Pandemic & Beyond"

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

12:00 – 1:00 PM Central Time

Dr. Elsie B Michie and  Dr. Deborah Goldgaber

"Feminist Bioethics: Communities of Care, Hierarchies of Knowledge"

Tuesday, October 21, 2021

12:00 – 1:00 PM Central Time



Elma LeDoux, MD, FACP, FACC

"Commerce, Chemicals, and Social Customs: Interwined Hazards of the 19th and Early 20th Centuries"

Tuesday October 21, 2021

12:00 – 1:00 PM Central Time



Dr. Blair Peters (He/They)

Incoming Assistant Professor in both the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Department of Urology at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU).

“Queer in Medicine: Representation and Allyship”

Thursday May 20, 2021

12:00 – 1:00 PM Central Time


Dr. Samuel Shem
Professor of Medicine in Medical Humanities, NYU Medical School
author of The House of God and its sequel, Man’s 4th Best Hospital

“Staying Human in Medicine: from The House of God to Man’s 4th Best Hospital”

Friday, April 16, 2021

12:00 – 1:00 pm Central Time A Zoom Presentation



Hedy S. Wald, PhD
Clinical Professor of Family Medicine
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Faculty, Harvard Medical School Pediatrics Leadership Program
Commissioner, Lancet Commission on Medicine and the Holocaust

“Caring for Our Patients, Our Students, Our Colleagues, Ourselves: The Power of Narrative”

Wednesday March 3, 2021




Rev. Abina Johnson, M.Div. BCC
Rev. Anthony DeConciliis C.S.C., Ph.D.
Fr. Kevin B. Dyer, S.J.

Moderator: Dr. Sonia Malhotra

A Zoom Presentation

"Maintaining Spirituality During A Pandemic"

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 pm

See Maintaining Spirituality During A Pandemic flyer  for more information.

Meeting ID: https://tulanehipaa.zoom.us/j/95681578838

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Arthur R. Derse, MD, JD
Director of the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities
Julia and David Uihlein Chair in Medical Humanities
Professor of Bioethics and Emergency Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

"Legal and Ethical Issues in End of Life care"

February 7, 2020

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William A. Nelson, MDiv, PhD

Director, Ethics and Human Values Program
Professor, Departments of Psychiatry, Community and Family Medicine and
The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice
The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College

“The Essential Role of Personal Beliefs in Patient-centered Care”

 October 4, 2019

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Robert Pearlman, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor, Medicine - Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine
Department of Medicine, University of Washington

“A Patient-Centered Framework for Reconceptualizing and Addressing Suffering in Medical Practice”

May 7, 2019

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Arthur L. Caplan, PhD
Drs. William F. and Virginia Connolly Mitty Professor of Bioethics
Department of Population Health
NYU School of Medicine

"The Ethics of Compassion: Requests for Unapproved Drugs and the Right to Try"

September 26, 2018
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Kenneth Berkowitz, MD, FCCP
Chief of Ethics Consultation
VHA National Center for Ethics in Healthcare

Associate Professor of Medicine and Population Health
NYU School of Medicine

"Digital Professionalization: Ethics and How We Contact and Know about Patients"

May 16, 2018
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