Learn about the vital role that health reform will play in shaping the future of American health care. Attend this week’s seminar series:
Elbert Huang, MD
Director, Center for Translational and Policy Research of Chronic Diseases, The University of Chicago
The Impact of Health Reform on the Doctor-Patient Relationship
January 8, 2014, 12:00 – 1:30 pm
The MacLean Center’s renowned ethics fellowship program has graduated over 320 fellows, many of whom hold endowed professorships and direct clinical ethics programs in the US, Canada and Europe.
Since 1981, The MacLean Center has offered clinical ethics consultations to assist patients, families, physicians, nurses, and students. The Center developed the concept of “research ethics consultation” in 1987 and has continued to offer this service to translational researchers and to the IRB.
The MacLean Center Library, located in W-732, holds over seven thousand physical books, dozens of journals, and a video archive dating back decades.
Since 1986, the MacLean Center’s internationally renowned ethics fellowship program has graduated more than 320 fellows, many of whom hold endowed professorships and direct clinical ethics programs around the globe.Apply now
Since 1981, the MacLean Center has sponsored an annual seminar series that examines the ethical aspects of one key health related issue each year. The topic in 2013-2014 is Ethical Issues in Health Care Reform.Learn more
Each November, The MacLean Center hosts the Dorothy J. MacLean Fellows Conference on topics related to clinical medical ethics. The conference spans two days and draws speakers and audiences from all over the world.Learn more
December 11, 2013—Director Dan Sulmasy has been awarded the prestigious Paul Ramsey Award by the Center for Bioethics and Culture
December 6, 2013—MacLean faculty member Aasim Padela was recently appointed Associate Editor of BMC Medical Ethics Journal.
Linda Rae Murray, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer of the Cook County Department of Public Health, delivers the December 4, 2013 MacLean Center Faculty Seminar.