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RAHC Distinguised Ethics Series

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The RAHC Distinguished Ethics Lecture Series is presented quarterly from 12:30 - 1:30 PM in the Woodward Conference Room at Valley Baptist Hospital in Harlingen, Texas. The presentations are discussion-based, and provide free CME in ethics for physicians. This series is free and open to the public, and lunch is served to those who RSVP below or call 956-389-1619. 

 

 

2013-14 RAHC Distinguished Ethics Lecture Series

April 14, 2014

Persistent Vegetative State & Determination of Death

Presented by Wesam Aziz, MD

May 5, 2014

Ethical Implications of Physician Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia

Presented by Benjamin Getter, DO

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2012-13 RAHC Distinguished Ethics Lecture Series

September 18, 2012

Stripping the "Treatment/Enhancement Distinction"
of the Concepts on Which it Relies and Its Claims of Justice2

Presented by Keisha Ray, PhD Candidate

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February 25, 2013

Ethics Involving End of Life Decisions

Presented by Jennifer Healy, DO

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2011-12 RAHC Distinguished Ethics Lecture Series

November 29, 2011

Crossroads: Ethics and Organ Donation After Cardiac Death

Presented by Jason Morrow, MD, PhD

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February 20, 2012

DNR Dilemma in Daily Patient Care

Presented by Fazlur Rahman, MD, FACP

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2010-11 RAHC Distinguished Ethics Lecture Series

October 7, 2010

Iron Wills and Iron Lungs: The Polio Years in Texas

Presented by Heather Green Wooten, PhD,
historian and author of The Polio Years in Texas:
Battling a Terrifying Unknown.

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October 27, 2010

Ethical Issues in Organ Transplantation:
It's not about alcoholics getting liver transplants anymore!

Presented by Dr. Greg Abrahamian.

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February 23, 2011

The Challenge of Patient Adherence

Presented by Kelly Haskard Zolnierek, PhD

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2009-10 RAHC Distinguished Ethics Lecture Series

Oct 23, 2009

End-of-Life Planning

Presented by Joseph R. Jeffries, M.Div,
Medical Ethicist, Instructor, Baylor University

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Dec 21, 2009

Ethics of Rural Health Care

Presented by Craig Klugman, PhD
Stewart and Marianne Reuter Professor, Assistant Director for Ethics Education,
Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics, UT Health Science Center

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February 4, 2010

Ethical Issues within Global Health Education

Presented by Sarah E. Lapey, MD
Assistant Professor, Assistant Director of Humanities Education,
Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics, UT Health Science Center

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May 26, 2010

The Stem Cell Divide

Presented by Craig Klugman, PhD
Stewart and Marianne Reuter Professor, Assistant Director for Ethics Education,
Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics, UT Health Science Center.

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