Activities and Programs
Friday, January 6
The Division of Medical Ethics Resident House Staff Conference will meet at 12:30 p.m. in the LDSH classroom D/E/F . The topic is “When Clinicians Disagree” The facilitator will be Jay Jacobson *This event is approved for 1 CME credit hour through the University of Utah
Thursday, January 12
The Literature and Medicine Discussion Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the School of Medicine Administration Large Conference Room 5A275. Mark Matheson will lead a discussion on the book, Enduring Grace by Carol Lee Flinders. A light dinner will be served. *This event is approved for 1.5 CME credit hours through the University of Utah.
Wednesday, January 18
The January Evening Ethics Discussion Group will meet at 7:30 p.m. The subject for our discussion will be “Bioethics in the National Security State”. Our Cowan Memorial Lecturer, Jonathan Moreno, Ph.D. will be our guest. Call the DME office for more information. 408-1135 *This event is approved for 1.5 CME credit hours through the University of Utah.
Thursday, January 19
The 2006 Max and Sara Cowan Memorial Lectures in Humanistic Medicine—Jonathan Moreno, Ph.D., the Emily Davie and Joseph S. Kornfeld Professor of Biomedical Ethics and Director of the Center for Biomedical Ethics at the University of Virginia “Ethical Implications of Stem Cell Research” - Internal Medicine Grand Rounds at 8:00 a.m., in the Eccles Genetics Auditorium “Mind Wars: Ethics, National Security and the Brain” at 4:00 p.m. in the Eccles Genetics Audi- torium.
Friday, January 20
Pamela Grace, Associate Professor of Nursing and Ethics W F Connell School of Nursing, Boston Col- lege, will begin a two day visit to the College of Nursing, LDS Hospital and the VAMC. For more in- formation about her presentations call the DME.
The Division of Medical Ethics Resident House Staff Conference will meet at 12:30 p.m. in the VAMC Tsagaris Conference Room. The topic is “When Clinicians Disagree” The facilitators will be Jeff Botkin and our visiting Nurse Ethicist, Pamela Grace. *This event is approved for 1 CME credit hour through the University of Utah.
Wednesday, January 25
The Division of Medical Ethics Resident House Staff Conference will meet at 12:30 p.m. in the UUMC Cartwright Conference Room. The topic is “When Clinicians Disagree” The facilitator will be Armand Antommaria and Leslie Francis. *This event is approved for 1 CME credit hour through the University of Utah.
Thursday, January 26
Jay Jacobson will give a presentation at the ANNA Nephrology Nurse Conference titled: The Roles the Organs Play in End of Life Drama and Decisions.
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DIVISION OF MEDICAL ETHICS LDS HOSPITAL 325 8TH AVE SALT LAKE CITY UT 84143
DIVISION MEMBERS: Jay A. Jacobson, M.D., Chief Armand H. M. Antommaria, M.D., Ph.D. Margaret P. Battin, M.F.A., Ph.D. Jeffrey R. Botkin, M.D., M.P.H. Leslie P. Francis, Ph.D., J.D.
Research Staff: Linda Carr-Lee, M.A., Evelyn Kasworm, B.S.
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Administrative Staff: Natalie Burbank
Phone: (801) 408-1135 Fax: (801)408-5171