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Moral Distress, Nursing and Bioethics: Challenges and Solutions

This panel discussion is co-sponsored by Columbia University's Bioethics M.S. Program and the Columbia University School of Nursing.

Join us for a panel discussion co-sponsored by Columbia's M.S. in Bioethics Program and the Columbia University School of Nursing on the effects of moral distress on nurses, exacerbating challenges faced by nurses in light of the Covid-19 pandemic, moral resilience and other viable approaches to seeking solutions.



Cynda Rushton, PhD, MSN, RN, Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics, Johns Hopkins University

Renee McLeod-Sordjan, DNP, APR, Vice Dean, Chair and Professor, Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies

Danisha Jenkins PhD, RN, CCRN, NEA-BC, Director of Nursing - Critical Care, Emergency, and Advanced Illness Management at Sharp HealthCare



Mary Ellen Tresgallo, DNP, MPH, FNP-BC, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Robert Klitzman, MD, Director of the Master's of Bioethics Program, Columbia University


For further information please contact Sameer Ladha at shl2159 [[at]] columbia [[dot]] edu.

For additional information about program offerings at the Columbia University School of Professional Studies, please contact an Admissions Counselor at 212-854-9666 or inquire [[at]] sps [[dot]] columbia [[dot]] edu.