The Ashford Institute 2019  

Applied Bioethics Conference Schedules

Printable Weekend Schedule

Printable Weekday 

Schedule

Sat. June 8

 

9 a.m. Martha Shuping, M.D.

Maternal Fetal Attachment

PTSD after Reproductive Loss (Miscarriage, Abortion)

Emotional Recovery after Reproductive Loss

[Break mid-morning]

 

Noon - 1 p.m.  Lunch

 

1:00 p.m.  Byron Calhoun, M.D.

Perinatal Hospice

 

2:00 - 2:20  Break

 

2:20 Treatment of Substance Abuse During Pregnancy

 

3:30 p.m. Break to enjoy the afternoon. 

 

6:10 p.m. Hors d'oeuvres 

 

6:30 p.m. Dinner. Speakers: Sheila Harper 

 

8:30 p.m.  Program concludes 

 

Sunday, June 9

8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Optional Christian Worship Service

Rev. Jack Harper 

 

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Coffee, Gather for Conference Sessions

 

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 Sheila Harper 

 

11:10 a.m.  TBA

 

12:00 Noon Lunch

 

12:30 p.m.

Rebekah Buell Hagan by video conferencing

 

1:30 p.m.  Break 

 

1:50 p.m - 2:40 p.m. Dr. Matthew Harrison, M.D.

 

3:00 p.m. - 4:30

Panel Presentation, and Q & A: 

Katherine Hearn, Kathi Aultmann, M.D. and Annette Lancaster

 

4:30 p.m. Program Concludes

 

Ashford Institute

Monday – Thursday Schedule


June 10, Monday

9:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.

Martha Shuping, M.D., M.A.

Spirituality in Health Care (From Curriculum of George Washington University School of Medicine, Institute of Spirituality and Health)


Break: 10:20 – 10:40 a.m.

10:40 a.m. – Noon

Debbie Capen, Ex. Director, Mira Via

Maternity Homes; Personal Abortion Experience

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Martha Shuping, M.D., M.A.

Informed Consent; Ethics in Research

6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Dinner Program:

Laura Lederer, J.D.  and Cindy Collins

Human Trafficking and Health; How to Identify Trafficking Victims and Intervene Effectively.

 

June 11, Tuesday

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Donna Harrison, M.D.

RU 486 – Mifepristone – Medical Abortion: Overview and complications


(20 min. break)


10:05 – 10:50 a.m.

Donna Harrison, M.D.

Abortion in Resource Poor vs. Resource Rich Nations

(20 Minute Break)


11:10 – Noon

Donna Harrison, M.D.

Maternal Mortality

 

NOON: LUNCH

1:00-2:00

Heather Featherston 

Open Adoption

6:00 -8:30 p.m.

Dinner Program: Jennifer Lahl, RN, M.A.

June 12,  Wednesday
 

 9:00 a.m.

Dr. Martha Shuping, M.D.

Controversies and Dilemmas in Research on Reproductive Issues and Mental Health.

 

Afternoon: TBA

 

6-8:30 p.m.

Dinner Program: Martha Shuping, M.D. M.A.

Intimate Partner Violence During Pregnancy

 

June 13,  Thursday

 

9-9:45 a.m.

Sandy Christiansen, M.D.

Hippocratic Medicine

 

9:45-10:00 a.m.

BREAK

 

10-10:45 a.m.

Sandy Christiansen, M.D.

Pregnancy Resource Centers

 

11 a.m. -Noon

Kathy Schmugge, M.A., M.S.

End of Life Decisions

 

NOON: LUNCH

 

12:45 – 2:00 p.m. TBA

 

Program Concludes at 2 p.m.