Ethics for Lunch

January 9, 2019

This monthly conference series at Johns Hopkins Hospital attracts 60-70 attendees to each session from the entire hospital community – physicians, nurses, medical students, social workers, chaplains, etc. – to participate in discussion about an important clinical ethics issue.

2018-19 Panels (Upcoming)

Tuesday, Feb. 19
Topic TBA

Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019
Ethical decisions making for patients with substance use disorders requiring repeat cardiac valve replacement surgery

2018-19 Panels (Complete)

Issues of Distrust Around Neurological Death, Organ Donation and the Role of Spiritual Care
Tuesday, December 18, 2018


Breastfeeding for US Women with HIV – A Medical and Ethical Analysis
Tuesday, November 20, 2018

(Video not available at panelist’s request)


Ethics and the Care of Transgender Patients – Justice / Harm / Respect
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Ethics for Lunch: The Intersection of Decision-Making Capacity and Mental Illness
Sept 18, 2018