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Careers in Bioethics: A Bioethical Journey: From Clinical and Research Ethics to Policy and Public Health

Date

Nov 17, 2011 - 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Location

Columbia University, Fayerweather Hall, Room 310

Dr. Alan R. Fleischman is a senior vice president and medical director of the March of Dimes Foundation as well as clinical professor of pediatrics and clinical professor of epidemiology and population health at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He spoke on his professional journey from clinical and research ethics to his active role in current public health policy, stressing the importance of communication and a desire to understand the complex challenges presented by public health policy in cultures affected by economic, political and environmental problems, and globalization.

Speakers

Alan Fleischman, M.D., Medical Director, The March of Dimes