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Join us for a conversation with leaders from the OHSU Center for Ethics in Health Care as they discuss the many challenges in health care today, revealed even more starkly by the pandemic crisis. Learn about the most pressing challenges ahead, why a focus on ethics is more important now than ever, and how the Center is expanding its vision to meet the needs of the future.

28 Oct | 12:00 pm

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The OHSU Center for Ethics is addressing the many challenges in health care today, revealed even more starkly by the pandemic crisis. Join us as we hear different voices describe the Center’s work—Center leaders creating innovative programs in compassionate care and patient empowerment; health care professionals transforming their practice with new skills in compassionate communication; and students gaining invaluable experience in caring for patients who are seriously ill. Learn about the Center’s plans for growth and expansion to further its mission to transform health care in our community.

Presenters:

Susan W. Tolle, M.D.
Cornelia Hayes Stevens Chair
Director, Center for Ethics in Health Care
Oregon Health & Science University

Cliff Coleman, M.D, M.P.H.
Doris and Mark Storms Chair in Compassionate Communication
Associate Director, Center for Ethics in Health Care
Oregon Health & Science University

Katie Stowers, D.O.
Ronald W. Naito Director in Serious Illness Education
Associate Director, Center for Ethics in Health Care
Oregon Health & Science University

Tyler Tate, M.D, M.A.
Director of Professionalism and Comfort Care
Associate Director, Center for Ethics in Health Care
Oregon Health & Science University