CBH Journal Club

The faculty of the Center for Bioethics and Humanities announce the formation of the CBH Journal Club, a monthly seminar discussing recent and classic journal articles in bioethics and the medical humanities.

Journal Club meetings will be held from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in 3507 Setnor (unless otherwise noted) and are open to all at Upstate.

For more information about the CBH Journal Club, or to be added to our mailing list, please call 464.5404.

CBH Journal Club Schedule
October 14, 2016
(3509 Setnor)

Aldo Leopold's "The Land Ethic"
from A Sand County Almanac, 1949

Discussion led by James Dwyer, PhD

November 11, 2016

"Ethics Consultation Quality Assessment Tool", RA Pearlman, et al.
American Journal of Bioethics 16(3):3-14, 206.

Discussion led by Gregory Eastwood, MD

December 9, 2016

"W;t", Margaret Edson
(3 key scenes will be discussed)

Discussion led by Deirdre Neilen, PhD

January 13, 2017

"Autonomy, Paternalism, and Justice: Ethical Priorities in Public Health", David Buchanan
American Journal of Public Health, 98.1(2008): 15-21.

Discussion led by Cynthia Morrow, MD, MPH

February 3, 2017

"The Affordable Care Act: Moving Forward in the Coming Years", Lawrence O. Gostin, et al.
JAMA, 2017; 317(1):19-20.

Discussion led by Robert S. Olick, JD, PhD

March 10, 2017

"Cutting Close to the Bone:  Student Trauma, Free Speech, and Institutional Responsibility in Medical Education", Kumagai, Jackson, and Razack. Acad Med, 2017; 317(1): 19-20.

Discussion led by Amy Caruso Brown, MD

April 7, 2017

"Why I Hope to Die at 75:  An Argument That Society and Families - and You - Will be Better Off if Nature Takes its Course Swiftly and Promptly", Ezekiel Emanuel.  The Atlantic, October 2014.

Discussion led by 1st Year Medical Students Marcus Kolber & John Echevarria

May 12, 2017

"Irrational Exuberance:  Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation as a Fetish", Philip M. Rosoff and Lawrence J.Schneiderman.  American Journal of Bioethics, 2017; 17(2): 26-34.

Discussion led by Tom Curran, MD

June 2, 2017

Is There a Duty to Die?", John Hardwig.  Hastings Center Report, 1997; 27(2): 34-42.

Discussion led by Kathy Faber-Langendoen, MD

Please feel free to bring your own brown bag lunch! SUNY Upstate faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend.