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

21

Global Health Spring Seminar: Brian Citro

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: Developing a Human Rights-Based Approach to Tuberculosis: Lessons from Research and Global Advocacy

Presenter: Brian Citro, JD, Assistant Clinical Professor of Law, Clinical Assistant Professor of Social Impact, Kellogg School of Management

Part of the Global Health Seminar Series. FSM students are required to attend two seminars in addition to completing the Analytic Memo prior to their international rotations.

Please bring your wildcard. Food will be provided!

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Jun

26

NMH Ethics presents a Schwartz Rounds - TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Northwestern Memorial Hospital Ethics Committee presents

Schwartz Center Rounds

Speaker and topic info will be posted when it becomes available.

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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Jun

28

NMH Patient Safety Grand Rounds - TBD

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

NMH Patient Safety Grand Rounds

presents

The speaker and topic info will be posted when it becomes available.

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

11

The McGaw Bioethics Clinical Scholars Program - Orientation Session

Chicago - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

The McGaw Bioethics Clinical Scholars Program

An Orientation Session

The McGaw Bioethics Scholars Program is a two-year program and is co-sponsored by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities and McGaw Medical Center. Our program offers Northwestern University’s McGaw Graduate Medical trainees (residents and fellows) a two-year scholars program that provides advanced training in the theory of bioethics and its application to clinical medicine.

 

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