Eighth Steve Miller Medical Education Day

The Department of Pediatrics invites you to an annual event focused on humanism in medicine.

Overview

Join us for an event featuring the Steve Miller Lecture on Humanism in Medicine delivered by Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Sheri Fink, MD, PhD, author of Five Days at Memorial.

Date: Oct. 21, 2016
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location: 630 W. 168th St., Columbia University Medical Center

Agenda

Alumni Auditorium, First Floor

8:30 a.m. - Registration and continental breakfast

9 a.m. - Lawrence R. Stanberry, MD, PhD, Reuben S. Carpentier Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics, introduces Sheri Fink, who will present "Ethical Dilemmas in Disasters and Emergencies: Observations from a Practitioner turned Reporter."

Donald F. Tapley Faculty Club, Fourth Floor

10:45 a.m. - Steve Miller Workshop on Humanism in Medicine featuring discussion with Sheri Fink on "Professional Dilemmas in Emergencies: From Katrina to Ebola and Beyond"

12 p.m. - Steve Miller Fellowship Presentations and Luncheon

  • Amulya Iyer, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Class of 2017, to present "Exploring the Relationship between Hospitalized Patients and their Medical Students: A Qualitative Study
  • Subha Perni and Lauren Pollack, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Class of 2017, to present "Moral Distress in Caring for Older Adults during Early Clinical Training
  • Patrick van Nieuwenhuizen, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Class of 2017, to present "Democratizing Medical Education: An Open Access Platform for Preclinical Sciences"

Registration

R.S.V.P. is required. Reserve your seat by Oct. 14. Call Ashley Elich at (212) 342-5793 or email ashley.elich@columbia.edu.