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Monthly Noon Conferences Series

Wed, Jan 5, Noon - 1 p.m. Zoom presentation; to register, email Christine Donnelly
"Moral Status and Justice Considerations in Caring for Extremely Premature Newborns"
Presenters: Ronnie Guillet, M.D., Professor of Neonatology; Margie Shaw, J.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Health Humanities & Bioethics, Director, Program for Clinical Ethics

Fri, Jan 14, Noon - 1 p.m., Zoom presentation
"Creativity, Community & Belonging"
Sarah Kinard, Creative Wellness Opportunities
Mental Health Association

Fri, Feb 11, Noon - 1 p.m., Zoom presentation
"The Mindful Art Pause"
Susan Daiss, MA, MDiv, Senior Associate, Health Humanities
Patricia Luck, MBChB(MD), MPhil PallMed, MSc MedHum, Assistant Professor, Health Humanities
Gaelen McCormick, MA, Program Manager, Eastman Performing Arts Medicine

Annual Conference

12/8/2021 Update: The 2022 Ethics in Healthcare Conference has been postponed due to COVID. Please check back for updates once infection rates decrease.

In 2019 the very successful "Ethics in Clinical Practice" conference was developed. The 124 participants enjoyed active workshops and the opportunity to network with health care employees, community members, and UR students from across Western New York. Because of its success, the conference is now an annual event and will continue to focus on important ethical questions in health care.