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Feb
21
Thu 12:00 PM

Illness in Film - A Montgomery Lecture with Robert Hirschtick

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When: Thursday, February 21, 2019
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM  

Where: Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, 1st floor - Searle room, 303 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: - Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Myria Knox   312.503.7962

Group: Medical Humanities & Bioethics Lunchtime Montgomery Lectures

Co-Sponsor(s):
Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities Events

Category: Lectures & Meetings

Description:

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program presents

A Montgomery Lecture

with

Robert Hirschtick, MD
General Internist, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Faculty member, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Illness in Film
This talk will explore language in medicine and the use of disease in film for dramatic purposes.

 

Mar
7
Thu 12:00 PM

Jenna K. Nikolaides - The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics program presents A Montgomery Lecture

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When: Thursday, March 7, 2019
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM  

Where: Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, 1st floor - Searle room, 303 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: - Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Myria Knox   312.503.7962

Group: Medical Humanities & Bioethics Lunchtime Montgomery Lectures

Co-Sponsor(s):
Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities Events

Category: Lectures & Meetings

Description:

Topic information TBA. Watch this space.

This series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities—along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School’s fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called “Special Topics in MH&B”, this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

Topic information TBA. Watch this space.

Mar
14
Thu 12:00 PM

Michael Blackie - The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics program presents A Montgomery Lecture

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When: Thursday, March 14, 2019
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM  

Where: Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, 1st floor - Searle room, 303 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: - Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Myria Knox   312.503.7962

Group: Medical Humanities & Bioethics Lunchtime Montgomery Lectures

Co-Sponsor(s):
Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities Events

Category: Lectures & Meetings

Description:

Topic information TBA. Watch this space.

This series addresses diverse topics within bioethics and the medical humanities. Presenters are faculty, affiliates, and alumni of the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities—along with a few special guests. The lectures run every Thursday from noon to 12:45pm during The Graduate School’s fall, winter, and spring quarters. They are open to students, faculty, and the general public. Formerly called “Special Topics in MH&B”, this series was renamed in 2013 for Emeritus Professor Kathryn Montgomery.

Topic information TBA. Watch this space.

Mar
21
Thu 12:00 PM

Ethical Issues in the Care of Patients with Limited English Proficiency - M. Jeanne Wirpsa

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When: Thursday, March 21, 2019
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM  

Where: Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, 1st floor - Searle room, 303 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: - Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Myria Knox   312.503.7962

Group: Medical Humanities & Bioethics Lunchtime Montgomery Lectures

Co-Sponsor(s):
Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities Events

Category: Lectures & Meetings

Description:

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program presents

A Montgomery Lecture

with

M. Jeanne Wirpsa, MA, BCC
Program Manager & Clinical Ethicist, Medical Ethics Program
Research Chaplain, Spiritual Care & Education
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ethical Issues in the Care of Patients with Limited English Proficiency

An estimated 26 million Americans age 5+ are considered to be limited English proficient. This case-based talk will examine ethical issues that arise in the provision of healthcare to this vulnerable population.

 

 

Apr
11
Thu 12:00 PM

Taking Bioethics Personally: Organic Bioethics [lecture 1 of 2] - Tod Chambers

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When: Thursday, April 11, 2019
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM  

Where: Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, 1st floor - Searle room, 303 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: - Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Myria Knox   312.503.7962

Group: Medical Humanities & Bioethics Lunchtime Montgomery Lectures

Co-Sponsor(s):
Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities Events

Category: Lectures & Meetings

Description:

The Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Bioethics Program presents

A Montgomery Lecture

with

Tod Chambers, PhD
Associate Professor, Medical Education
Faculty, Medical Humanities & Bioethics Graduate Program
Member, Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Taking Bioethics Personally: Organic Bioethics

The first lecture will explore the way that bioethicists have begun to draw upon their life experiences to understand and evaluate moral problems. The second lecture looks at the value of ad hominem arguments for bioethics, that is, judging the validity of a bioethicist’s argument in relation to their personal lives.