We invite you to attend any of the following virtual presentations and workshops conducted by our faculty, graduate students and alumni at the upcoming American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (ASBH) Virtual MeetingOctober 12-16, 2021.

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

12:00 – 12:45pm
Pre-Conference Public Engagement Series: Who Do I Trust? Learning and Action for Policy Advocacy
Lena Hatchett, PhD

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

10:00 – 11:15am
Clinical Ethics Flash Presentation: Improving Consult Quality and Demonstrating Consultant Value Via an Ethics Consult Service Data Tracker
Ashley Sweet, MD, MBE; Heidi Funke, MN, MA, RN

Panel Presentation: Hidden in Plain Sight: Exposing Oppression and Injustice in an Ableist Society
Catherine Robichaux, PhD, RN; Kathleen Fisher, PhD, CRNP; Jeanie Sauerland, MA, BSN, RN; Liz Stokes, JD, MA, RN

11:30am – 12:45pm
The (Ir)Relevance of Ethics Committees? Whether Ethics Committees Retain Their Value in Programs with Professional Ethicist Staffing
Jordan Potter, PhD, HEC-C; Kerri Kennedy, MA, RN, HEC-C; Jessica Roumillat, MA, LCSW; Ruchika Mishra, PhD

Where Are We Going, and Who is Taking Us There? Leaning Into Uncomfortable Conversations within Bioethics
Laura Specker Sullivan, PhD; John Stone, MD, PhD; Sabrina F Derrington, MD, MA, HEC-C; Jennifer James, PhD, MSW, MSSP

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Teaching Ethics With Narratives: The Power of Stories
James DuBois, DSc, PhD;  Gianna McMillan, DBE; Jessica Mozaersky, PhD

Does a Child's Right to an Open Future Include Access to Fertility Preservation?  Barriers Among Children at Risk of Iatrogenic Fertility
Kristin Canavera, PhD; Liza-Marie Johnson, MD, MPH, MSB; Stephanie Thomas, MD, MS; Yoram Unguru, MD, MS, MA, HEC-C

12:45 – 2:00pm
THOUGHT LEADER BREAK: Addressing Racism: Actions, Solutions and Teaching Style
Moderator: Mark Kuczewski, PhD
Speakers: Lena Hatchett, PhD; Michael P. McCarthy, PhD
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3:30 – 4:45pm
Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare: Promoting Humanity and Equity or Depersonalizing and Widening the Gaps?
Laura Vearrier, MD, DBE; John C Moskop, PhD; Arthur R Derse, MD, JD

Toward a More Just System of Care in Molecular Pathology
Cullen Lilley, MS; Kamran M Mirza, MD, PhD

Building Relationships in Pediatric Research Recruitment: Insights from Research Staff
Stephanie Kraft, JD; Kathryn M Porter, JD, PhD; Emily E Anderson, PhD, MPH; Nanibaa A Garrison, PhD; Laura Baker, MS; Jodi Smith, MD, MPY; Elliot M Weiss, MD, MSME

Friday, October 15, 2021

9:30 – 10:45am
Good Readers and Good Doctors: Literature in Medical Education
James Smith, MD, DBE; Matthew Reznicek, PhD; Brooke Kowalke, PhD

3:00 – 4:15pm
Flash Presentation: The Critical Role of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in the Conversation Surrounding Access to Healthcare.
Cullen Lilley, MS; Kamran M Mirza, MD, PhD

Shared Decision-Making in Antenatal Consultation for Extremely Early Deliveries: In Search of a Good Model
Dalia Feltman, MD, MA; Uchenna A Anani, MD; Peter D Murray, MD, MSM; Christine Carlos, MD

4:30 – 5:45pm
A Balancing Act: Lessons Learned About Research Resource Access and Oversight by the All of Us Resource Access Board
Katherine Blizinsky, PhD; Rosario Isasi, JD, MPH; Stephen O Sodeke, PhD, MA; Harvey J Murff, MD, MPH

Infantile Ultra-Short Bowel Syndrome: Improving Outcomes Implore a Change in Counseling
Roxana Fatemizadeh, MD; Laura Gollins, MBA, RD, LD; Adam M Vogel, MD; Amy B Hair, MD; Muralidhar Premkumar, MBBS, DCH, DNB, MRCPCH, MS; Jennifer Blumenthal-Barby, PhD, MA; Frank X Placencia, MD

Surprising Lessons and Silver Linings: How Clinical Ethicists Adapted During the Pandemic
Katherine Wasson, PhD, MPH; Laura Webster, DBE, RN, HEC-C; Karen Pavic-Zabinski, PhD, RN, MSN, MBA, MA, MS; Leslie Kuhnel, DBE

Saturday, October 16, 2021

10:00 – 11:15am
Reimagining the Institution Review Board System to Ensure the Inclusion of Standards of Evidence
Elise Smith, PhD; Emily E Anderson, PhD, MPH; Zubin Master, PhD; David B Resnik, JD, PhD

11:30am – 12:45pm
Moral Distress, Moral Equilibrium and the Moral Equilibrium Framework
Caroline Ong, MA

Exploring the Intersection of Healthcare Chaplaincy and Medical Education: A Qualitative Analysis of the Chaplain Mentor Program
Michael P McCarthy, PhD; Virginia McCarthy, MDiv, MPH; Ann Hillman, MDiv; Brook Dickens;  Nohamin Ayele; Emily E Anderson, PhD

Where the Rubber Meets the [Cross]Roads: Pragmatic Intersectional Justice Work
Sabrina Derrington, MD, MA, HEC-C, FAAP; Erin Paquette, MD, JD, MBe, HEC-C, FAAP; Nora L Jones, PhD; Cameryn Okeke, MBE

1:15 – 2:30pm
Adelante! LatinX Bioethics in the Biden Years
Joanne Suarez, MBE; Sullibet Ramirez, MD Candidate; Mark Kuczewski, PhD; Cesar E Montelongo Hernandez, MD-PhD Candidate

Dental Ethics Through the Lens of Covid-19
Nanette Elster, JD, MPH; Erik G Klintmalm, DMD, MPH, MA; Carlos S Smith, DDS, MDiv