This monthly conference is open to all who work within, are affiliated with or receive care at Cedars-Sinai. The primary aim for these conferences is to raise awareness and understanding of emerging issues and concerns surrounding healthcare ethics. For more information on our monthly noon conference, please visit Healthcare Ethics Noon Conference page.
Ethics Noon Conference
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch will be available at 11:30 a.m.
Harvey Morse Auditorium
South Tower, Plaza Level
"Addressing Two Generations of Clinical Ethics Issues Involving Undocumented Patients"
Mark G. Kuczewski, Ph.D.
The Fr. Michael I. English, SJ, Professor of Medicine Ethics Director,
Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics & Health Policy Chair,
Department of Medical Education
Identify the evolving challenges in the clinical ethics setting posed by the failures of US immigration policy.
Analyze steps that clinicians and ethicists can take to assist healthcare professionals in supporting patients who are immigrants.