Inaugural Kate Payne Lecture- April 13th

Inaugural Kate Payne Lecture

Transforming Moral Suffering
in Health Care Workers:
Cultivating Moral Resilience

Cynda Rushton

Cynda Hylton Rushton PhD, RN, FAAN
Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics
Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics and School of Nursing


April 13, 2022

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

208 Light Hall

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Zoom and Streaming live options will be available


Co-sponsored by Center for Biomedical Ethics & Society and Vanderbilt Nursing


Zoom and Streaming live options available, if you are unable to attend in person
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