Alumni of the Bioethics & Healthcare Leadership Graduate Programs
at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine

  Congratulations to the recent Loyola Bioethics students and alumni on achieving the American Society for Bioethics & Humanities (ASBH) Ethics Consultant certification (HEC-C):  DeLila Bergan, JD, MA; Sabrina Derrington, MD, MA; Mary Donnelly, JD, RN, DBE; Elizabeth Held Dobos, PA-C, DFAAPA, DBE (c); Amy Hertweck-Warner, DO, MA, DBE (c); Laura Madigan-McCown, MTS, MSW, DBE (c); Rebecca McNeil, BSN, RN, CCRN, MA; Jennifer Ramseyer, RN, BSN, PHN, CHPN, MA; Ruth Sanborn, MA, DBE; Laura Vearrier, MD, DBE

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Esther Berkowitz, MD, MA, has accepted the position of Clinical Ethics Manager at Amita Health beginning August 2020.  She has also been selected for The MacLean Center Fellowship, University of Chicago, beginning July 2020.  She completed the Master's in Bioethics (2015) at Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago.   
Margaret Musso, MD, MA, will be doing her residency in Psychiatry at Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center.  She completed her MD and Master's in Bioethics (2020) at Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago.  
Angel Lampkin-Kwabena, DNP, MA, APRN, NNP has accepted the position of Nurse Practitioner in the NICU at Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.  She completed the Master's in Bioethics (2014) at Loyola.
Francine Lynch, JD, DBE, has been accepted to the Ethics Fellowship Program at the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago. She completed her Doctorate in Bioethics (2018) from Loyola.

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Recent Alumni Publications

Dau NQ, Harry Peled, Lau H, Lyou J, Skinner C. Why N95 Should Be the Standard for all Covid-19 Inpatient Care.  Annals of Internal Medicine 2020 June 29:

Gianna McMillan. IRB Policies for Obtaining Informed Consent From Non-English-Speaking PeopleHastings Center Report 2020; 42(3): 21-29.

Neal P. Christensen. I have Cancer - Now What? The Oncologist 2020; 

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Congratulations to our 2020 GRADUATES!

The Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics proudly announces the graduates of 2020.

Doctorate Degree in Bioethics  

Skya Abbate
Mary Beth Johnson
Ryan Pferdehirt
MarKay Riippa
Scott Stiegemeyer
Jason Weiner

Master of Arts in Bioethics       

Anisha Ali
Rachel Andrews
Daniel Cunningham
Austin Dalgo
Abigail Ellinghausen
Stephanie Frilling
Justin Hersom
James Hunter
Colin Keeney
Margaret Musso
Emmanuel Udoh
Laura Walsh









Previous Graduates:   Graduates 2014; Graduates 2015; Graduates 2016; Graduates 2017; Graduates 2018Graduates 2019