2015-2016 Seminar Series Schedule

Oct. 12, 2015, Monday, 11:45-1:00 pm (begins with light lunch)
Stephen C. Meredith, MD, PhD, University of Chicago
Why Medicine and Biology Need a Concept of a Unified Soul
Room M170, Medical Center

Nov. 2, 2015, Monday, 11:45-1:00 pm
Ephraim Shapiro, PhD, MPA, MBA, Ariel University, Israel
Mental Health Services Use Among the Most Religious Jews and Muslims in Israel: A Faith-based Public Health Perspective
Room M170, Medical Center
Co-sponsored by the Chicago Center for Jewish Studies, UChicago

Dec. 7, 2015, Monday, 11:45-1:00 pm
Martin Marty, PhD, University of Chicago
Storied and Historied Religious Elements in Medical Care
Room M170, Medical Center

Jan. 25, 2016, Monday, 11:45-1:00 pm
Elizabeth Asmis, PhD, University of Chicago
What do the Gods have to do with Ancient Greek and Roman Medicine?
Room M170, Medical Center

Feb. 22, 2016,* Monday, 11:45-1:00 pm (*rescheduled from Feb. 15)
George Fitchett, DMin, PhD, Rush University
Who Needs Spiritual Care? Who Receives It?: Developing Evidence-Based Models for Screening for Spiritual Needs
Room M170, Medical Center

Mar. 14, 2016, Monday, 11:45-1:00 pm
Joshua Daniel, PhD, North Central College
Medical Uncertainty, Patience, and Internal Medical Morality: The Contemporary Relevance of Worthington Hooker's Physician and Patient
Room M170, Medical Center

Apr. 18, 2016, Monday, 11:45-1:00 pm
Ebrahim Moosa, PhD, University of Notre Dame
The Human Person in Islam: Ethical Perspectives
Room M170, Medical Center

April 25, 2016, Monday, 11:45-1:00 pm
Jacalyn Duffin, MD, PhD, Queen’s University at Kingston
Medical Miracles: Doctors, Saints and Healing in the Modern World
Room M170, Medical Center