Past Event

Moral Distress, Nursing and Bioethics: Challenges and Solutions

November 18, 2021
6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Online Event

Join us for a panel discussion co-sponsored by Columbia's M.S. in Bioethics Program and the Columbia University School of Nursing on the effects of moral distress on nurses, exacerbating challenges faced by nurses in light of the Covid-19 pandemic, moral resilience and other viable approaches to seeking solutions.






Cynda Rushton, PhD, MSN, RN, Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics, Johns Hopkins University

Renee McLeod-Sordjan, DNP, APR, Vice Dean, Chair and Professor, Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies

Danisha Jenkins PhD, RN, CCRN, NEA-BC, Director of Nursing - Critical Care, Emergency, and Advanced Illness Management at Sharp HealthCare




Mary Ellen Tresgallo, DNP, MPH, FNP-BC, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Robert Klitzman, MD, Director of the Master's of Bioethics Program, Columbia University


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

Contact Information

Karen Schimmel