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High-stakes ethics decisions are common in health care. What should you do? Each month, the AMA Journal of Ethics’ podcast, Ethics Talk, features interviews with influential experts and leaders on a wide range of cultural, historical, legal, and social topics in health care ethics. We sort through interesting, important, and difficult questions, talk about how to weigh competing values, and offer strategies for navigating real world tough cases.

Ethics Talk AMA Journal of Ethics

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.7 • 14 Ratings

High-stakes ethics decisions are common in health care. What should you do? Each month, the AMA Journal of Ethics’ podcast, Ethics Talk, features interviews with influential experts and leaders on a wide range of cultural, historical, legal, and social topics in health care ethics. We sort through interesting, important, and difficult questions, talk about how to weigh competing values, and offer strategies for navigating real world tough cases.

    Author Interview: “Activating Empathy Through Art in Cancer Communities”

    Author Interview: “Activating Empathy Through Art in Cancer Communities”

    Robin Richardson joins Ethics Talk to discuss her article, coauthored with Megan Hildebrandt and Joy Scanlon: “Activating Empathy Through Art in Cancer Communities” 
    Recorded April 26, 2022 
    Read the full article here.

    • 5 min
    Author Interview: “How the Arts Help Us Hold Grief and Maintain Collective Care”

    Author Interview: “How the Arts Help Us Hold Grief and Maintain Collective Care”

    Tara Rynders joins Ethics Talk to discuss her article: “How the Arts Help Us Hold Grief and Maintain Collective Care”
    Recorded April 20, 2022 
    Read the full article here.

    • 4 min
    Author Interview: “Is a Video Worth a Thousand Words?”

    Author Interview: “Is a Video Worth a Thousand Words?”

    Dr Laura Kolbe joins Ethics Talk to discuss her article, coauthored with Drs Ryan Nelson, Joelle Robertson-Preidler, Olivia Schuman, and Inmaculada de Melo-Martín: “Is a Video Worth a Thousand Words?”
    Recorded May 13, 2022 

    • 3 min
    Ethics Talk: Why Comics Should Be in Ethics Journals

    Ethics Talk: Why Comics Should Be in Ethics Journals

    Michaela Chan joins Ethics Talk to discuss her own comic-making practice, the challenges of representing ethical concepts visually, and how comics disrupt expectations in academic settings.  Recorded March 29, 2022

    • 20 min
    Author Interview: “Songwriting and Youth Self-Concept"

    Author Interview: “Songwriting and Youth Self-Concept"

    Dr Wendy Stewart joins Ethics Talk to discuss her article, coauthored with Dr Sophia Miao: “Songwriting and Youth Self-Concept"  Recorded April 21, 2022  Read the full article here. 

    • 3 min
    Author Interview: “Leveraging Cross-Campus Expertise to Contribute to Dementia Care Through Music”

    Author Interview: “Leveraging Cross-Campus Expertise to Contribute to Dementia Care Through Music”

    Dr Vaishali Phatak joins Ethics Talk to discuss her article coauthored with Dr Mary Perkinson and Meghan Ramirez: “Leveraging Cross-Campus Expertise to Contribute to Dementia Care Through Music” 
    Recorded April 26, 2022 
    Read the full article here.

    • 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

amonduulii ,

Fills an important need.

There are very few places one can go to to hear leading thinkers and practitioners discussing current medical ethics issues. This is it. Great range of topics, timely, and the right length of time to go into detail.

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