Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities

Events

The Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities sponsors many lectures and events during the academic year. Please see the calendar below for a listing of our upcoming events—as well as relevant events presented by other groups at Northwestern University and its affiliated clinical partners.

Jun

27

NMH Ethics presents a Schwartz Rounds - When We Are Their Last (or Only) Hope

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Northwestern Memorial Hospital presents

A Schwartz Rounds

When We Are Their Last (or Only) Hope

Moderator:

Joshua Hauser, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Attending Physician in Palliative Care

Panelists:

Ankit Bharat, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor, NUFSM
Surgical Director, Lung Transplantation/Respiratory ECMO

Allison Clendenan, MS, APN, FNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner
Division of Immunotherapy

Bridget Doyle, MSW, LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Work
NICU/Women’s Health

Jill Trzaska, BSN, RN
Nurse, Oncology Stem Cell Transplant
Prentice 16

Schwartz Center Rounds® is a multidisciplinary forum where caregivers discuss difficult emotional and social issues that arise in caring for patients.

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

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Jul

11

NMH Patient Safety Grand Rounds - TBA

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

NMH Patient Safety Grand Rounds

Topic to be announced

This monthly conference has been established by the Clinical Classification and Evaluation Committee (CCEC) as an opportunity to present and discuss examples of actual and near-miss events in patient safety at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and other sources.

The purpose of this program is to improve patient care and outcomes through the prevention of patient safety and system breakdowns.

Learning Objectives:

• Discuss a current issue related to patient safety
• Propose strategies to improve patient safety

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

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Jul

25

NMH Ethics presents a Schwartz Rounds - TBA

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Northwestern Memorial Hospital presents

A Schwartz Rounds

Topic to be announced

Schwartz Center Rounds® is a multidisciplinary forum where caregivers discuss difficult emotional and social issues that arise in caring for patients.

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

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Sep

01

Lurie Children's Ethics Retreat - TBA

Chicago - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Sponsored by Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Ethics Advisory Board:

Annual Ethics Retreat
September 1, 2017 8AM – 12PM

Details on this event TBA

Annual Ethics Retreat

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

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Sep

05

NMH Medical Ethics Grand Rounds - TBA

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

NMH Medical Ethics presents

Ethics Grand Rounds

Topic to be announced

Medical Ethics Committee is pleased to announce this year's programs to engage you, challenge you and invite you to share your insights into patient care. The purpose of these sessions is to promote ethical decision-making in health care.

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

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Sep

11

Lurie Children's Ethics Grand Rounds - TBA

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lurie Children's Hospital presents an

Ethics Grand Rounds

Details of this event TBA

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

 

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Sep

21

NMH Patient Safety Grand Rounds - TBA

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

NMH Patient Safety Grand Rounds

Topic to be announced

This monthly conference has been established by the Clinical Classification and Evaluation Committee (CCEC) as an opportunity to present and discuss examples of actual and near-miss events in patient safety at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and other sources.

The purpose of this program is to improve patient care and outcomes through the prevention of patient safety and system breakdowns.

Learning Objectives:

• Discuss a current issue related to patient safety
• Propose strategies to improve patient safety

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

more