Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Center for Education in Health Sciences

Seminar Series & Events

The Center for Education in Health Sciences coordinates the Institute for Public Health and Medicine’s weekly speaker series. The IPHAM Seminar Series is an interdisciplinary forum where faculty, students, residents, fellows and staff gather to hear invited speakers present leading-edge work in the areas spanning public health and medicine.

For more information and to see the archive of previous seminar presentations, visit the Institute for Public Health and Medicine Seminar Series page.

Jun

20

IPHAM Seminar Series: "Transforming PROs to Support Shared Decisions for Knee Osteoarthritis"

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: "Transforming PROs to Support Shared Decisions for Knee Osteoarthritis"

Speaker: Patricia Franklin, MD, MPH, MBA
Professor of Medical Social Sciences and Orthopaedic Surgery
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Webinar link will be posted here

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar, which is also available via live stream

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

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Jun

24

CHETchat: Hidden Figures ChicagoCHEC Book Club

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

CHETchat: Hidden Figures ChicagoCHEC Book Club

Join us as we kick off our One Book Northwestern - Hidden Figures Summer Series

Please RSVP here

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Jun

24

Privacy-preserving Analytics

Chicago - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Dr. Katz will present a lecture followed by a Q&A session.
Refreshments will be served.

Remote Access Details
https://bluejeans.com/471740452
Meeting ID: 471 740 452
Phone Dial-in
+1.408.740.7256 (US - San Jose)
+1.408.317.9253 (US - Primary, San Jose)
(Global Numbers)

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Jun

25

NMH Ethics presents a Schwartz Rounds - Providing the Best Care No Matter What Brought Them Here

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Northwestern Memorial Hospital presents

A Schwartz Rounds

Providing the Best Care No Matter What Brought Them Here

Panelists:
Ryan J. Boudreaux, PT, DPT, MCS
Physical Therapist

Dana Goo Holiona, MSW, LCSW
Social Work, Neuro/Spine Intensive Care Unit

R. Alok Gupta, MD
Physician, Anesthesiologist

Amanda Zotte, RN, BSN
Registered Nurse, Neuro/Surgery Intensive Care Unit

Moderator:
Michael Washington, MDiv, BCC
Chaplain and CPE Supervisor

Schwartz Center Rounds is a multidisciplinary forum where caregivers discuss difficult emotional and social issues that arise in caring for patients.

Learning Objectives for This Program:
1. Examine social and emotional aspects of patient care delivery.
2. Discuss the impact of interdisciplinary collaboration on patient care delivery.

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

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Jun

26

Shirley Ryan Ability Lab Medical Ethics Grand Rounds - ECMO: Clinical Innovation, Uncertainty, and Ethics - Kathy Johnson Neely

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Shirley Ryan Ability Lab Medical Ethics presents

Ethics Grand Rounds

with

Kathy Johnson Neely, MD, MA
Medical Director, Medical Ethics
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

ECMO: Clinical Innovation, Uncertainty,
and Ethics

Medical Ethics Committee is pleased to announce this year's programs to engage you, challenge you and invite you to share your insights into patient care. The purpose of these sessions is to promote ethical decision-making in health care.

Learning Objectives:
1. Understand the transition of nusinersen from experimental to therapeutic status
2. Discuss anticipated ethical challenges with the introduction of nusinersen treatment
3. Describe emerging ethical concerns with continued use of nusinersen

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

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Jun

26

Resources for Community Health Workers

Online - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Community Health Workers (CHWs) play an important role in connecting their communities with healthcare and services. This session will provide information about how Community Health Workers can link their community with quality health information using resources from the National Library of Medicine. In addition to appropriate information tools for CHWs, the audience will learn about projects that have put NLM resources to use in CHW training and community education. Guest speaker, Elizabeth Schaffer, MPH, MS, CHES will join to discuss how she integrated MedlinePlus into a 100-hour CHW training program.

This will be an adaptation of a conference presentation that CHW Section member, Erin Seger recently gave at the Unity CHW national conference. The class is taught online and is available to anyone nationwide and is free. Account registration is required.

Register here

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Jun

27

IPHAM Seminar Series: "Access to Naloxone and Preferences Regarding Online Purchase of Naloxone among Individuals Affected by Opioid Use Disorder"

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: "Access to Naloxone and Preferences Regarding Online Purchase of Naloxone among Individuals Affected by Opioid Use Disorder"

Speaker: Rahul Garg, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Chicago State University College of Pharmacy

Webinar link will be posted here

THURSDAYS AT NOON

Every Thursday during the academic year, IPHAM hosts a public health-focused seminar, which is also available via live stream

Engaging speakers; relevant research; CME credit

Join us in person at Baldwin Auditorium (unless otherwise noted), Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior; Chicago, IL)

more

Jun

27

Patient Safety Grand Rounds - The Art of Disclosure

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Patient Safety Grand Rounds

presented by

NMH Quality Patient Safety

The Art of Disclosure

Panelists
Jennifer Benton, RN, JD
Chief Risk Executive

Susan Gerber, MD, MPH
Graduate Medical Education Program Director

Jill Koning, MSN, RN
Risk Manager

Moderator:
Gary Noskin, MD
Senior Vice President Quality, NMHC
Chief edical Officer, NMH

Presented by:
Ololade Mitchell, MSN, MPH, RN, CPHRM
Program Manager, Patient Safety

Learning Objectives:
Discuss a current issue related to patient safety, and propose strategies to improve patient safety.


This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

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Jul

08

CHETchat: Hidden Figures ChicagoCHEC Book Club

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

CHETchat: Hidden Figures ChicagoCHEC Book Club

Join us as we kick off our One Book Northwestern - Hidden Figures Summer Series

Please RSVP here

more

Aug

12

CHETchat: Hidden Figures ChicagoCHEC Book Club

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

CHETchat: Hidden Figures ChicagoCHEC Book Club

Join us as we kick off our One Book Northwestern - Hidden Figures Summer Series

Please RSVP here

more

Jun

25

NMH Ethics presents a Schwartz Rounds - Providing the Best Care No Matter What Brought Them Here

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Northwestern Memorial Hospital presents

A Schwartz Rounds

Providing the Best Care No Matter What Brought Them Here

Panelists:
Ryan J. Boudreaux, PT, DPT, MCS
Physical Therapist

Dana Goo Holiona, MSW, LCSW
Social Work, Neuro/Spine Intensive Care Unit

R. Alok Gupta, MD
Physician, Anesthesiologist

Amanda Zotte, RN, BSN
Registered Nurse, Neuro/Surgery Intensive Care Unit

Moderator:
Michael Washington, MDiv, BCC
Chaplain and CPE Supervisor

Schwartz Center Rounds is a multidisciplinary forum where caregivers discuss difficult emotional and social issues that arise in caring for patients.

Learning Objectives for This Program:
1. Examine social and emotional aspects of patient care delivery.
2. Discuss the impact of interdisciplinary collaboration on patient care delivery.

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

more

Jun

26

Shirley Ryan Ability Lab Medical Ethics Grand Rounds - ECMO: Clinical Innovation, Uncertainty, and Ethics - Kathy Johnson Neely

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Shirley Ryan Ability Lab Medical Ethics presents

Ethics Grand Rounds

with

Kathy Johnson Neely, MD, MA
Medical Director, Medical Ethics
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

ECMO: Clinical Innovation, Uncertainty,
and Ethics

Medical Ethics Committee is pleased to announce this year's programs to engage you, challenge you and invite you to share your insights into patient care. The purpose of these sessions is to promote ethical decision-making in health care.

Learning Objectives:
1. Understand the transition of nusinersen from experimental to therapeutic status
2. Discuss anticipated ethical challenges with the introduction of nusinersen treatment
3. Describe emerging ethical concerns with continued use of nusinersen

This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

more

Jun

27

Patient Safety Grand Rounds - The Art of Disclosure

Chicago - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Patient Safety Grand Rounds

presented by

NMH Quality Patient Safety

The Art of Disclosure

Panelists
Jennifer Benton, RN, JD
Chief Risk Executive

Susan Gerber, MD, MPH
Graduate Medical Education Program Director

Jill Koning, MSN, RN
Risk Manager

Moderator:
Gary Noskin, MD
Senior Vice President Quality, NMHC
Chief edical Officer, NMH

Presented by:
Ololade Mitchell, MSN, MPH, RN, CPHRM
Program Manager, Patient Safety

Learning Objectives:
Discuss a current issue related to patient safety, and propose strategies to improve patient safety.


This event is not presented by the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities. We are sharing it here with permission.

more

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