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    The Slattery Center Invites You - April 7

    March 30, 2021

    The Gail and Francis Slattery Center for the Ignatian Humanities, the Panuska College of Professional Studies, and the Department of Philosophy present

    The Inaugural Celebration of the Life and Work of Dr. Edmund Pellegrino

    "The Humanities and Healthcare: Medicine as a Moral and Spiritual Enterprise"

    Wednesday, April 7, 2021 • 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

    Featuring Katherine Brown-Saltzman, RN, MA
    Internationally-recognized leader in nursing and health care ethics and
    Former Director of the UCLA Health Ethics Center

    The virtual Zoom presentation will be moderated by:

    Kim Subasic, Ph.D., MS, RN, CNE, chair of The University of Scranton's Department of Nursing,
    and Matthew F. Shea, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Philosophy

    The focus on Dr. Pellegrino's legacy as a physician, philosopher, bioethicist, teacher, writer, university president, devoted Catholic, and devotee of the humanities will annually inspire our students, faculty, and staff to embrace Ignatian ideas in their studies and work. Dr. Pellegrino's conviction that the humanities and spirituality merit a specific, prominent, and permanent role in the education of healthcare professionals, in the healthcare system, and in patient care will form the foundation of this annual celebration.

    Register here.

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