Videos from the 3rd Annual Pellegrino Seminar

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The 3rd Annual Pellegrino Seminar, titled “Pellegrino and the Healer’s Role,” featured reflections on the medical profession and the role of the healer, through the lens of Pellegrino’s relevant and significant works.  Presentations were followed by discussion, involving presenters and members of the audience. Links to videos (text in blue) of the presentations, in the order in which they were presented, can be found below:

“Pellegrino’s Being Ill and Being Healed: The Contemporary Significance of a Classic”

by F. Daniel Davis, PhD

Director of Bioethics, Geisinger Health System, PA

“Self-Interest, Self-Preservation, and Integrity: E.D. Pellegrino On Professional Integrity”

by Virginia Ashby Sharpe, PhD

Chief, Ethics Policy, National Center for Ethics in Health Care, Veterans Administration, Washington, DC

“Moral Tolerance, Professional Judgment, and the Discretionary Space of the Physician”

Part 1

Part 2

by Daniel Sulmasy, MD, PhD

Kilbride-Professor of Medicine and Ethics, Associate Director, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago

Response to “Moral Tolerance, Professional Judgment, and the Discretionary Space of the Physician”

by Rebecca Dresser, JD (pictured left); presented by James Giordano, PhD (pictured right)

Daniel Noyes Kirby Professor of Law and Professor of Ethics in Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis

“Moral Incontinence: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Interventions for Medical Education”

by Eric Singer, MD, MA

Assistant Professor of Urologic Surgery, Cancer Institute of New Jersey

“Differing Perspectives on Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide”

Presentation by G. Kevin Donovan, MD, MA

Director, Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics

Presentation by David G. Miller, PhD

Associate Director for Academic Programs, Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics

Much thanks to all who made this event possible, particularly the presenters and participants!