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Dr. Padela to speak at Rome workshop on informed consent

January 22, 2018 | Clinical Medical Ethics | Conference | Disclosure and Truth-Telling | Doctor-Patient Relationship | Religion and Medicine

Dr. Padela will speak at a workshop on "A Multicultural and Interreligious Perspective on Informed Consent," held Feb 21-23. Continue reading

Dr. Monica Peek featured in video blog: “The Truth About Shared Decision-Making”

October 26, 2017 | Blog | Clinical Medical Ethics | Course | Doctor-Patient Relationship | Health Disparities | Interview | Public Health

Dr. Peek, an Associate Director of the Center, discusses the importance of shared decision-making for patients with diabetes. Continue reading

Dr. Aasim Padela Gives Talk at IXA Theological Symposium on September 20, 12-1:30 PM

September 19, 2017 | Clinical Medical Ethics | Religion and Medicine | Surgery

Dr. Padela presents "Muslim Religious Views on Theological Issues Associated with Xenotransplantation" at IXA conference Continue reading

Book signing with Carolyn Sufrin, author of “Jailcare,” at Sem Co-op

September 5, 2017 | Clinical Medical Ethics | Health Disparities | Women's Rights

Dr. Sufrin discusses and signs her book "Jailcare: Finding the Safety Net for Women Behind Bars" on Friday, Nov. 3 from 6-7:30pm Continue reading

Dr. Selwyn Rogers advocates different perspective on violence

June 19, 2017 | Health Disparities | Magazine | Public Health

Selwyn Rogers, MD, MPH, Director of UChicago's new adult trauma center, advocates for public health approach to urban violence. Continue reading