Program on Medicine and Religion

2013-2014 Seminar Series

Nov. 4, 2013, 11:30am-12:45pm

Michelle Harrington, University of Chicago

Autonomy at Life’s End: St. Francis’ Preparation for Death

Room M170, Medical Center


Dec. 16, 2013, 11:30am-12:45pm

Kyle Karches, MD, University of Chicago

A Role for the Virtues in Medical Education

Room M170, Medical Center


Jan. 13, 2014, 11:30am-12:45pm

Mauro Ferrari, Ph.D., Houston Methodist Research Institute

Room M170, Medical Center


Feb. 3, 2014, 11:30am-12:45pm

Barry Kinzbrunner, MD, FACP, VITAS Innovative Hospice Care

End of Life Care in Ancient Jewish Sources: A Text Study

Room M170, Medical Center


Mar. 10, 2014, 11:30am-12:45pm

Ingrid Mattson, Ph.D., University of Western Ontario

Muslim health care chaplains and the negotiation of religious authority

Room M170, Medical Center


Apr. 14, 2014, 11:30am-12:45pm

George Fitchett, DMin, Ph.D., Rush University Medical Center

Blase Polite, MD, MPP, University of Chicago

Can trusting God compromise medical care? Preliminary evidence from patients with colon cancer

Room M170, Medical Center


Jun. 2, 2014, 11:30am-12:45pm

Robert Tappan, Ph.D., Towson University

Gender, Assisted Reproductive Technology, and Islam

Room M170, Medical Center