Consortium Ethics Program

About the CEP


CEP Classes

(Open to Members Only)



November 9, 2015

Cumberland Woods Conference Center

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Advance Care Planning and End of Life Conversations

Gary Fischer, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh

Whose Story is it Anyway? Authority and Responsibility in Creating Narratives

Rosa Lynn Pinkus, PhD

Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering

University of Pittsburgh

1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Beyond the Ethics Consult: Food and Fluid at the End of Life

Maryanne Fello, RN, BSN, MEd


AHN Forbes Hospice

Literature and the Healing Relationship

Steven Farrelly-Jackson, PhD

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Allegheny College

November 18, 2015


Invisible Suffering: Professional Ethics and Compassion for Long-Term Family Caregivers

David Barnard, PhD, JD

Miles J. Edwards Chair in Professionalism and Comfort Care

Oregon Health & Science University

Center for Ethics in Health Care

12:00 - 2:00 pm


December 15, 2015

La Roche College

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Social Media and Media Literacy

Brian A Primak, MD, PhD

Director, Center for Research on Media, Technology, and Health

University of Pittsburgh

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

ICU StoryWeb: Health Through the Power of Stories

Rachel A Butler

Senior Research Coordinator

University of Pittsburgh Center for Research on Health Care




















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