“Getting to the Heart (and Mind) of Clinical Ethics Expertise: Ethical Theory, Practical Judgment, and Virtuous Dispositions,” presented with Johan Bester, American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Annual Conference, October 20, 2017.
“Evaluating and Improving Ethics Consultation Using a Post-Consult Survey,” presented with Marty Smith, Josh Crites, and Susannah Rose, American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Annual Conference, October 20, 2017.
“Doctor, Obey Your Supercomputer.” American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Annual Conference, October 25, 2015.
“Clinical Ethics Consultations in Neurology Centered Medical Units: A Retrospective Study.” American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Annual Conference, October 25, 2015.
“Some Philosophical Considerations Regarding Pain.” Panel Respondent. Emerging Ethical and Legal Challenges in Chronic Neurological Conditions (23rd International Epilepsy Symposia), Cleveland, OH, October 9, 2014.
“Situated Thinking Creatures and the Argument for Facilitating Health Care Decision-Making in the Home,” Bioethics Research Day at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, October 10, 2014.
“My Philosophy Professor is a DJ: Pop Culture as a Moral Catechism and Dialogue,” Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Conference, Albuquerque, NM, February 19-22, 2014.
“Imagination in the City: Iris Marion Young and City Life as a Normative Ideal,” Philosophy of the City Conference at CUNY- Brooklyn College, New York, NY, December 5-7, 2013.
“Between Coercion and Empowerment: Technology and Alleviation of Poverty,” written/presented with Asaf Bar-Tura, Poverty, Coercion and Human Rights Conference, Chicago, IL, April 13-15, 2012.
“Doctors and Extended Minds: The Case for Telemedicine in the Home,” American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Conference in Minneapolis, MN, Oct. 13-16, 2011.
“Seeing Cyborg: Medical Imaging Technologies and Human Embodiment,” American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Conference in San Diego, CA, Oct. 21-24, 2010.
“Just Forgiveness: Reconciling Justice and Forgiveness in the Wake of Medical Error,” Panel Presentation: “Ontologies of Medical Error and Human Repair,” Arizona State Trauma Conference at the New School, Oct. 7-9, 2010.
“Just Forgiveness: Reconciling Justice and Forgiveness in the Wake of Medical Error,” Panel Presentation: “Pain and Suffering Following Medical Error,” Poetics of Pain Conference at CUNY, New York, NY Feb. 25-26, 2010.
Guest Lectures and Formal Presentations
“Should Physicians Discuss the Financial Costs of Treatments with Patients During the Medical Decision-Making Process?”
- Grand Rounds Presentation for Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA, May 7, 2018.
- Grand Rounds Presentation for Graduate Medical Education, WellStar Kennestone Hospital, Marietta, GA, January 4, 2018.
“Learning from the Charlie Gard Case: The Ethics of Surrogate Decision-Making in Health Care,” Grand Rounds Presentation for Nursing, WellStar Paulding Hospital, Hiram, GA, January 18, 2018.
“The Reconfiguration of Privacy and Confidentiality in the Age of the Electronic Medical Record,” Clinical Ethics Seminar, Emory University, May 25, 2017.
“Moral Repair as an Act of Physician Leadership.” (Grand Rounds Presentation for Internal Medicine) Kennestone Hospital, Marietta, GA, September 29, 2016.
“The Work of Moral Repair in the Hospital.” (Presentation for Nursing Shared Governance) Kennestone Hospital, Marietta, GA, August 24, 2016.
“What’s Knowledge Got to Do with It?: Ethics, Epistemology, and Intractable Conflicts in the Medical Setting” (In-Depth Case Presentation), The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, June 23, 2015.
“Repair Work Amidst the Waste and Wreckage of Modern Technology: Environmental Ethics for the 21st Century,” Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH, April 23, 2015.
-Reported on in CSU Newspaper (http://www.csucauldron.com)
“Mend It, Don’t End It! The Repair of Thought and Action Amidst Technologies,” Carroll College, Helena, MT, April 10, 2014.
“Broken Engines, Diseased Hearts, Damaged Faces: Organ and Tissue Transplants as Replacement or Repair,”
- The Cleveland Clinic, Department of Bioethics, Cleveland, OH, February 5, 2014.
- Saint Louis University, Department of Philosophy, Saint Louis, MO, February 11, 2014.
“The Significance of Merleau-Ponty for 21st Century Philosophy”
- Contemporary Philosophy Seminar at Carroll College, Helena, MT, February 25, 2014.
- Contemporary Era Seminar (Honors) at Carroll College, Helena, MT, March 11, 2014.
“The Body at Home: Enacting Autonomy in Familiar Spaces,” Phenomenology Research Group Workshop at Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, Jan. 26, 2013.
“The Body, Disease, and Technology: A Look Back at the History of Biomedical Ethics,” Religion in the Public Square Series at Loop Church, Chicago, IL, May 9, 2012.
“Deciding to Study Philosophy,” Values and Vocation Seminar at Chicago Semester, Chicago, IL, April 13, 2011.