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Activities and Events

Starting in October 2016, our noon conferences are videotaped.  See links at the bottom of this page to view presentations. 

Interdisciplinary Clinical Ethics Noon Conference

My Patient is Going to Voluntarily Stop Eating and Drinking.  What's a Catholic doc to do?
presented by Thomas M. Carroll, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, General Medicine & Palliatiave Care
Wed, Nov 2, 2016
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
K-307 (3-6408)  **Note room change**

Medical Humanities Noon Conference

There is no Medical Humanities Noon Conference scheduled for November.

For additional events information, please see the Palliative Care Program and Division of Medical Humanities and Bioethics Monthly Newsletter.

Videotaped Presentations

Got Mortality?  Courageous Conversations in a Death-Denying Culture - Oct 2016
presented by Michael Brennan, FNP, St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center
Video recording of presentation (URMC login required to view)


The "New" World of ECMO - Oct 2016
presented by Leway Chen, M.D., Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), and Sunil Prasad, M.D., Associate Profesor of Medicine (Cardiology), Chief of Cardiac Surgery, and Surgical Director of the Heart Transplant Program
Video recording of presentation (URMC login required to view)