Events

Past Event

The Ethics of Heart Transplantation

May 20, 2021
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
America/New_York
Online Event

New proposals to increase heart donations after brain death raise complex ethical dilemmas. Join the MS in Bioethics Program at Columbia and Columbia's Center for Clinical Medical Ethics for a discussion of these controversies and how to move forward.

 

REGISTER HERE

 

Speakers

Lydia Dugdale, MD, MAR (ethics)

Dorothy L. and Daniel H. Silberberg Associate Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons

Director of the Center for Clinical Medical Ethics at Columbia University

 

Maryjane Farr, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Irving Medical Center/New York-Presbyterian Hospital

 

Jonathan Hastie, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center/New York-Presbyterian Hospital

 

Kenneth Prager, MD

Professor of Clinical Medicine, Director of Clinical Ethics, and Chair of the Medical Ethics Committee at Columbia University Irving Medical Center

 

Moderated by Katherine Fischkoff, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery at at Columbia University Irving Medical Center/New York-Presbyterian Hospital

 

For further information about this event please contact Sameer Ladha at [email protected]

 

 

Contact Information

Karen Schimmel