Below you will find resources from past webinars, including presentation slides and links to listen to the webinar. If you have topics you would like to have covered in upcoming webinars, please contact us with your suggestions.
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January 30, 2020
The Sacred Call of Bioethics and Ministry
This webinar will reflect on what human behavior, principles, and values are and how they interrelate with theology and good medicine.
Orlando "Jay" Perez, MDiv
Gerald Winslow, PhD
November 19, 2019
Ethics and Palliative Care: Five Questions about Palliation, Opioids, and Pain Management
(NB: If the PowerPoint file does not pop up on your screen, it may have automatically downloaded in your Downloads folder, which is accessible on Macintosh through "Finder" and on Windows through "File Explorer.")
September 26, 2019
Adventists and Abortion: History and Prospects
June 10, 2019
"Are We Making the Right Decision?"
Recommended Resource: A Process and Format for Clinical Ethics Consultation by Robert D. Orr and Wayne Shelton
April 16, 2019
"Clinical Ethics Consultants and Bioethics Committees: What's the Difference?"
January 22, 2019
"Surrogate Decision Making: Standards and Pitfalls"
Surrogate decision making is a very common practice in medicine. However, this is an area that can be fraught with questions of ethical significance. This webinar will guide attendees through the standards of surrogate decision making and highlight how healthcare professionals, including nurses and chaplains, can help families through what can be a difficult process.
- Religion and Spirituality in Surrogate Decision Making for Hospitalized Older Adults
- Seeking and Accepting: U.S. Clergy Theological and Moral Perspectives Informing Decision Making at the End of Life
- Sulmasy, Daniel P MD, PhD; Snyder, Lois JD. "Substituted Interests and Best Judgments: An Integrated Model of Surrogate Decision Making." American Medical Association. 2010. JAMA. Vol 304, No. 17.