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


Brisson GE, Neely KJ, Tyler PD, Barnard C. Should Medical Students Track Former Patients in the Electronic Health Record? An Emerging Ethical Conflict. Acad. Med. Aug 2015;90(8):1020-1024.

Grayson K, Michelson K. “Zika and the 2016 Olympics: Looking for transparency and not finding it in Rio.”

Michelson K, Koogler T, Sullivan C, Ortega Mdel P, Hall E, Frader J. Parental views on withdrawing life-sustaining therapies in children with critical illness.  Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 2009;163(11):986-992. PMCID:PMC2873853.

Michelson K, Emanuel L, Carter A, Brinkman P, Clayman ML, Frader J. Pediatric intensive care unit family conferences: one mode of communication for discussing end-of-life care decisions. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2011;12(6):e336-e343. PMCID:PMC3196828.

Meert KL, Templin TN, Michelson KN, Morrison WE, Hackbarth R, Custer JR, Schim SM, Briller SH, Thurson CS. The bereaved parent needs assessment: a new instrument to assess the needs of parents whose children died in the pediatric intensive care unit. Critical Care Medicine. 2012; 40(11):3050-3057.

Michelson KN, Blehart K, Hochberg T, James K, Frader J. Bereavement Photography for Children: Program Development and Healthcare Professionals’ Response. Death Studies. 2013; 26(6): 513-528.

Michelson KN, Patel R, Haber-Barker N, Emanuel L, Frader J. End-of-life care decisions in the pediatric intensive care unit: roles professionals play. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2013;14(1):e34-44. NIHMS559442

Michelson KN, Clayman ML, Haber-Barker N, Ryan C, Rychlik K, Emanuel L, Frader J. The use of family conferences in the pediatric intensive care unit. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2013;16(12):1595-1601.

Hutchinson PJ, McLaughlin K, Corbridge T, Michelson KN, Emanuel L, Sporn PH, Crowley-Matoka M. Dimensions and Role-Specific Mediators of Surrogate Trust in the Intensive Care Unit. Critical Care Medicine. In press.

Watson K, Fu B. Medical Improv: A Novel Approach to Teaching Communication and Professionalism Skills. Ann Intern Med. [Epub ahead of print 26 July 2016] doi:10.7326/M15-2239