Events

2018
May
23
Opioid Dependency during Pregnancy - Ethical & Effective Approaches 7:00 PM St. Joseph's Heritage (Georgian Room), 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay, ON
May
1
CHCE 20th Anniversary Special Presentation - Visiting scholar Professor Rev. Renzo Pegoraro, MD, STL, from Padova, Italy: "Aging as a Disability?" 7:00 PM Lakehead University, Faculty Lounge
Apr
25
Personal Support Workers and Ethical Issues in Front-Line Care 7:00 PM Confederation College, REACH-Shuniah Building, 3rd floor, Room D301
Mar
28
Indigenous Health Ethics & Cultural Safety 7:00 PM St. Joseph's Heritage (Georgian Room), 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay, ON
Feb
28
Ethics of patient care - perspectives of Muslim patients and professionals 7:00 PM St. Joseph's Heritage, Georgian Room, 63 Carriet Street, Thunder Bay, ON
Feb
23
Workshop: Compassion 9:30 AM St. Joseph's Heritage, Georgian Room, 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay, ON
Jan
24
Share, Like, Post, Snap - Healthcare in the Social Media Era 7:00 PM St. Joseph's Heritage, Georgian Room, 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay, ON
2017
Nov
22
Care for Injured Workers - Ethical Issues 7:00 PM St. Joseph's Heritage, Georgian Room, 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay, ON
Oct
25
Suicide Epidemics in Indigenous Communities - Bioethics Perspectives 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Heritage, Georgian Room, 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay, ON
Sep
21
Supporting Indigenous Patients from the North Coming for Care 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Sep
20
Coercion in Mental Health Care - Ethical Issues 7:00 PM Lakehead University, Faculty Lounge
May
18
Bioethics Goes to Movies 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Heritage, Georgian Room, 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay, ON
Apr
5
Ethical Issues in Front-line Care Giving for Older Adults 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Mar
23
Driving Ethics: When is it fair to take away driving privileges? 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3 (basement), 35 N. Algoma Street, Thunder Bay
Mar
23
Ethics on Call: The role of Bioethicists in health care organizations 11:50 AM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Mar
8
Medical Assistance in Dying - Ethical concerns & responsibilities introducing the new intervention 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Feb
9
Freedom of Conscience: Its critical role & its limits in medical practice 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Feb
8
The Ethics of Risk Taking - A practical tool for client and patient choices 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Jan
25
Learning from Mistakes: Commitment or Cliche? 7:30 PM Confederation College, room D322 Shuniah Building, 1450 Nakina Drive, Thunder Bay, ON
2016
Nov
16
Should Clinicians Try to Improve Social Determinants of Health of Patients? 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Oct
19
Encounters with Substance Use and Mental Health 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
May
24
Antimicrobial Stewardship in an era of Increasing Antibiotic Resistance 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Apr
6
Ethical Issues in Creation and Execution of Powers of Attorney 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Mar
23
Ethics in Emergency Medical Services & in the Care Provided by Paramedics 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Mar
9
Join authors J. Douglas Rabb and J. Michael Richardson at Research Salon event 4:00 PM The Study, Lakehead University
Jan
27
Ethical Issues in Care for Patients with Hyperacute Stroke 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
2015
Nov
25
First Nations and Justice in Health Care Decision-making 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Sep
30
Aboriginal Health Care and Bioethics: Challenges & Pathways 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
May
25
Chronic, Deteriorating, No Effective Treatment...What is Role of Palliative Care in Mental Illness 12:00 PM Lakehead University Balmoral Street Centre, Room 1002
May
6
Ethical Issues in Death Investigation - The Perspective of the Coroner 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Apr
15
Ethical Issues in Genetic Screening and Testing 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Mar
4
Clinical Ethics and Cultural Erosion 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Feb
18
Contentious Ethical Issues in the Practice of Midwifery 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Jan
29
Euthanasia or Assisted Suicide? Substance, Sensitivity and Process 12:00 PM Georgian Room, St. Josephs Heritage, 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay
Jan
14
Euthanasia or Assisted Suicide? Substance, Sensitivity and Proces 7:30 PM St. Josephs Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
2014
Nov
19
When is Medical Intervention Futile and Who Decides? 7:30 PM St. Josephs Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Oct
22
Ethical Issues in Dementia Care 7:30 PM Georgian Room, St. Joseph's Heritage, 63 Carrie St., Thunder Bay
Sep
24
Nurses' Ethical Decision Making Within Hierarchical Power Structures 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
May
21
Difficult decisions: Is spoon feeding of the severely ill always required? 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Apr
11
Ethics workshop - Exploring Patient Preferences and Challenging Requests 8:30 AM St. Joseph's Heritage, 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay, ON
Apr
10
Challenging Misconceptions - Clarifying the role of substitute decision-makers in human subjects res 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Mar
27
Principled Moral Outrage: An antidote to moral distress? 12:10 PM St. Joseph's Heritage, The Georgian Room, 63 Carrie St., Thunder Bay
Feb
12
Experimentation on a Canadian Aboriginal population: historical research 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
2013
Nov
27
Consent and Capacity Boards: Legal & Ethical Issues 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Oct
30
Disability in Ontario 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
Sep
25
Traditional Aboriginal Teachings & Health Care Ethics 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma St.
May
15
Ethical Issues of Abortion: The problem that won't go away 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma Street
Apr
10
Supporting People with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3 (basement), 35 N. Algoma Street
Mar
20
Vaccination: An Obligation or a Privilege? 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3 (basement), 35N. Algoma Street
Feb
20
Stories That Can Hurt, Stories That Can Heal:Applying Narrative Medicine 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma Street
Jan
16
Care and Risk: A primer for health care in the cognitive impaired elderly 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma Street
2012
Nov
23
Resuscitation and Life Sustaining Treatments: Developing a New Hospital Policy 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma Street
Nov
2
10th Ethics of Human Research Workshop 7:30 PM Lakehead University Faculty Lounge
Oct
24
Being a good person or following rules: what counts more in health professions? 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma Street
Sep
19
Living Kidney Transplantation: Ethical approaches to enhance and evaluate donations 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3, Basement Level, 35 N. Algoma Street
May
23
Getting Sick, Getting Well: An Understanding of Health from Asian Perspectives 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3 (basement), 35 N. Algoma Street, Thunder Bay
Mar
21
Health Care Ethics Behind Bars 7:30 PM St. Josephs Hospital, Conference Room 3 (basement), 35 N. Algoma Street, Thunder Bay
Feb
15
Feb. 15 - Who is Being Helped in the Helping Professions: A Jungian Approach 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3 (basement), 35 N. Algoma Street, Thunder Bay
Jan
18
Death at Home: Anticipation, Preparation and Execution 7:30 PM St. Joseph's Hospital, Conference Room 3 (basement), 35 N. Algoma Street, Thunder Bay