Pediatric Ethics Program
The Yale Pediatric Ethics Program is led by Mark Mercurio, MD, MA and offers academic and clinical services to faculty and staff at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital. The program educates clinicians, staff, residents and medical students on issues related to pediatric ethics, and provide consultation services to patients, families and staff.
Pediatric Ethics Committee of YNHH
The Pediatric Ethics Committee of Yale-New Haven’s Children’s Hospital provides consultation about ethical issues regarding clinical practice related to pediatrics. This group, chaired by David Hersh, MD, Phd consists of physicians, nurses, clergy, medical ethicists, community members and others, with considerable experience consulting in such matters. The committee does not have the authority to determine patient care, and serves in an advisory capacity only, but it can help parents and patients with ethical concerns about medical treatment and patient care issues. Ethics consultations can be requested by the patient, family, friend, clinical staff and research staff at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Contact the Pediatric Ethics Committee at 203.785.4651.
Past Events - Yale Pediatric Ethics Program
Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMErica Salter, PhD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMJay R. Malone, MD, PhD, HEC-C Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMLisa Campo-Engelstein, PhD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMD. Micah Hester, PhD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMRobert D. Truog, MD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMNatalie M. Pageler, MD, MEd Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMAmy E. Caruso Brown, MD, MSc, MSCS, HEC-C Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMMark Mercurio, MD, MA - Benjamin Tolchin, MD, MS, FAAN (Neurology) - Ted Kennedy, Jr., JD - Jennifer Mathis, JD, MA - Maria Town - Britney Wilson, Esq. - B. Cameron Webb, MD, JD - Sylvia Yee, MA, LLB Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMBenjamin Wilfond, MD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMSarah C. Hull, MD, MBE Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMK.S. Gautham, MD, DM, MS, FAAP Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMNaomi Laventhal, MD, MA Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMMarcella Nunez-Smith, MD, MHS - Benjamin Tolchin, MD, MS, FAAN (Neurology) - Mark Mercurio, MD, MA Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMMarietta Vazquez, MD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMAmaris McCord Keiser, MD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMTrisha Prentice, MBBS, BMEDSCI, MBIOETH, FRACP, PHD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMStephen B. Thomas, PhD Everyone4:00 PM7:30 PMWalter S. Gilliam, PhD - Andrés S Martin, MD, PhD - Stephen Latham, JD, PhD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMJack Drescher, MD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMChristy L. Cummings, MD Everyone5:00 PM7:00 PMMark Mercurio, MD, MA - Earl Cheng, MD - Courtney Rowe, MD, FACS - Kimberly Zeiselman, JD - Elizabeth Reis, PhD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMNneka O. Sederstrom, PhD, MPH, MA, FCCP, FCCM Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMKyle Brothers, MD, PhD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMAlicia Ouellette, JD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMRobert D. Truog, MD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMAngela Ballantyne, BSc, MQaul, PhD YaleOnly12:00 PM1:00 PMPrasanna Ananth, MD, MPH Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMLinda Honan, PhD, MSN, CNS (BC), RN, FAAN Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMKelley Benham French, MJ, BA, BS Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMAndrea Asnes, MD, MSW - Faith VosWInkel - Kirsten Bechtel, MD - Susan Hamilton, MSW, JD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMAngela Anderson, MD Everyone12:00 PM1:00 PMMark Mercurio, MD, MA Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMKatrina Karkazis, PhD, MPH Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMMary Lynn Dell, MD, DMin Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMRobert C. Macauley, MD, MA Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMErik Parens, PhD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMAlan Fleischman, MD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PM Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMJosephine Johnston, LLB (hons), MBHL Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMJay Sicklick, JD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMDouglas Opel, MD, MPH Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMRaymond Barfield, MD, PhD Restricted5:00 PM6:30 PMDavid Hersh, MD, PhD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMMildred Z. Solomon, EdD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMChris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMDouglas Hood Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMJoel E. Frader, MD, MA Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMMargaret Moon, MD, MPH Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMGeoffrey Miller, MD, FRCP, FRACP, MPhil, MA, MBChB Everyone12:00 PM1:00 PMJohn Lantos, MD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMRobert D. Truog, MD SchoolOnly12:00 PM1:00 PMYoram Unguru, MD, MS, MA Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMChristy L. Cummings, MD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMRichard B. Gunderman, MD, PhD Everyone5:00 PM6:30 PMGauthem Suresh, MBBS Everyone8:00 AM4:00 PMMultiple Speakers Everyone4:30 PM6:00 PMRebecca Kukla, PhD Everyone4:30 PM6:00 PMThaddeus Mason Pope, JD, PhD Restricted4:30 PM6:00 PM YaleOnly4:30 PM6:00 PMAlice Dreger, PhD YaleOnly4:30 PM6:00 PM Restricted4:30 PM6:00 PM Everyone4:30 PM6:00 PMRenee Boss, MD, MHS Restricted4:30 PM6:00 PMWarren Andiman, MD YaleOnly4:30 PM6:00 PMCatherine DeAngelis, MD, MPH Everyone4:30 PM6:00 PMKathryn L. Weise, MD, MA YaleOnly4:30 PM6:00 PMGeorge E. Hardart, MD