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Event to Explore Ethics in the Business of Science and Healthcare

Duquesne University Times

Healthcare practitioners, researchers and scientists will explore the vital issue of ethics in healthcare from 8 to 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 25, in the Power Center Ballroom for Ethics in the Business of Science & Healthcare.

The symposium will feature a keynote address by Paul O'Neill, the 72nd Secretary of the U.S. Treasury and former chairman and chief executive officer of Alcoa, who will present Ethics in Healthcare: The Leadership Component.

The event also will include a panel discussion featuring:

Scott A. Becker, chief executive officer, Conemaugh Health System and Memorial Medical Center
Dr. Robert T. Wanovich, vice president of market strategy and delivery, Highmark, Inc.
Dr. Mary Ellen Glasgow, dean, School of Nursing
Dr. Gregory H. Frazer, dean, Rangos School of Health Sciences.

Cost to attend is $25, which includes a continental breakfast. Registration is required.

For more information, contact Dawn Baird at 412.396.5259 or bairdd@duq.edu.

The symposium is sponsored by the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business, the Mylan School of Pharmacy, the School of Nursing and the Rangos School of Health Sciences.

Duquesne University Times
Pittsburgh Courier

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