Agenda for Meeting 21: May 27, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA

University of Pennsylvania
Henry Jordan Medical Education Center
5th Floor Lobby
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA

Wednesday, May 27

9:00 – 9:15 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks

Amy Gutmann, Ph.D.
Commission Chair

James Wagner, Ph.D.
Commission Vice Chair

9:15 – 9:45 a.m. Reflections in Memory of John D. Arras

Amy Gutmann, Ph.D.

Thomas H. Murray, Ph.D.            
President Emeritus            
The Hastings Center

Commission Member Reflections

9:45 – 10:45 a.m. Session 1: Connecting Democratic Deliberation Theory to Practice

James S. Fishkin, Ph.D.            
Janet M. Peck Professor of International Communication
Director, Center for Deliberative Democracy
Stanford University

Scott Kim, M.D., Ph.D.            
Senior Investigator
Department of Bioethics
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center

10:45 – 11:00 a.m. Break

11:00 – 12:00 p.m. Session 2: Democratic Deliberation in Bioethics

F. Daniel Davis
Director of Bioethics
Geisinger Health System

Jason L. Schwartz, Ph.D., M. Bioethics    
Harold T. Shapiro Fellow in Bioethics
University Center for Human Values
Princeton University

12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch Break

1:30 – 2:45 p.m. Session 3: Goals of and Approaches to Bioethics Education

Steven Joffe, M.D., M.P.H.            
Emanuel and Robert Hart Associate Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Vice Chair for Medical Ethics
Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Margaret Little, B.Phil., Ph.D.            
Director, Kennedy Institute of Ethics
Associate Professor, Philosophy Department
Georgetown University

Connie Ulrich, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.    
Associate Professor of Bioethics and Nursing
Department of Biobehavioral Health Sciences
Secondary Appointment, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Associate Director, NewCourtland Center for Transitions and Health
University of Pennsylvania Schools of Nursing and Medicine

2:45 – 4:15 p.m.  Session 4: Roundtable Discussion

4:15 – 4:30 p.m. Concluding Remarks

Amy Gutmann, Ph.D.
James Wagner, Ph.D.

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