2023 Carfang Conference Agenda

This is considered a preliminary agenda, and is subject to change. However, many of our speakers are confirmed. Please feel free to read more about the 2023 keynote speakers or members of the plenary panel. Also, breakout sessions are still being determined. If you would like to be considered, please submit a presentation abstract.

Wednesday, March 1, 2023  

3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Registration

 

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Welcome Reception

 

Thursday, March 2, 2023      

7:00 - 8:15 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast (provided)

 

8:15 - 8:30 a.m.
Welcome

 

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Keynote Address:
How should Nursing and Healthcare Ethics change after COVID 19?

 

Nancy Berlinger, PhD
Research Scholar
The Hastings Center, Garrison, NY

Aimee Milliken, PhD, RN HEC-C
Interim Executive Director, Ethics Service
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

Felicia "Liz" Stokes, JD, MA, RN
Director, Center for Ethics and Human Rights
American Nurses Association

Moderator: Sr. Rosemary Donley, PhD, APRN, FAAN
Professor and the Jacques Laval Chair for Justice for Vulnerable Populations, School of Nursing
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

9:30 - 10:00 a.m.
Break & Poster Presentations*

 

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Breakout Presentations* OR
Expertise and the Crisis of Trust in Science and Medicine

Jamie Carlin Watson, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medical, Humanities and Bioethics
Clinical Ethicist
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Arkansas Children's Hospital, Little Rock, AR

Moderator: Ruth Irwin, PhD, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Panel Presentation:
Raise your Voice: A Mandate for Nursing Ethics Education

 

Mary Ellen Smith Glasgow, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, ANEF, FAAN
Dean and Professor, School of Nursing
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Michael Deem, PhD
Associate Professor, Center for Bioethics and Health Law
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Eric Vogelstein, PhD
Associate Professor, School of Nursing and Department of Philosophy
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator: Sr. Mary Meyers, C.S.J., DNP, MSN, BA, MS, RN, AGNP-C
Director of Academic Support and NCLEX RN Success, School of Nursing
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

12:15 - 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (provided)

 

1:15 - 1:45 p.m.
Poster Presentations*

 

1:45 - 2:45 p.m.
Breakout Presentations*
2:45 - 3:00 p.m.
Break & Poster Presentations*

 

3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Closing Keynote Address:
Balancing Competing Demands in a Public Health Crisis

 

Vin Gupta, MD, MPA, MSc
Pulmonary/Critical Care Physician and Affiliate Assistant Professor of Health Metrics Sciences, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Major, United States Air Force Reserve Medical Corps

Moderator: Alison Colbert, PhD, PHCNS- BC, FAAN
Professor, School of Nursing
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Friday, March 3, 2023      

7:00 - 8:00 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast (provided)

 

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Breakout Presentations*
9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Break & Poster Presentations*

 

9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Breakout Presentations*
10:45 - 11:00 a.m.
Welcome Remarks

 

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Opening Keynote Address:
New Challenges in Psychiatric Ethics: Standards of Care and Third-Party Duties after Covid-19

 

Jacob Appel, MD, JD, MPH
Director of Ethics Education in Psychiatry and Assistant Director, Academy for Medicine & the Humanities
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Associate Professor of Medical Education
Ican School of Medicine, New York, NY

Moderator: Michael J. Deem, PhD
Associate Professor, Center for Bioethics and Law
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

 

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch (provided)

 

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Panel Presentation:
Who Gets What? How to Conduct Ethical Triage During Disasters

 

Douglas White, MD
Professor of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine, and Clinical and Translational Science
Vice Chair for Faculty Development
UPMC Endowed Chair for Ethics in Critical Care Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

Chad Priest, JD, MSN, RN, FAAN
Chief Executive Officer, American Red Cross Indiana Region
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

Moderator: Laura Guidry-Grimes, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medical
Humanities and Bioethics
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Closing Keynote Address:
Where are we with Healthcare Justice: The ACA and Beyond

 

Myles N. Sheehan, SJ, MD
Director, Edmund D. Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics
Professor of Medicine and Lauler Chair in Catholic Health Care Ethics and Former Specialist in Geriatric Medicine
Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

Sister Carol Keehan, D.C, RN, MS
Former CEO of the Catholic Health Association of the United States

Moderator: Eric Vogelstein, PhD
Associate Professor, School of Nursing and Department of Philosophy
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA