Susan Okie is a family medicine physician by training, a former medical reporter and editor for the Washington Post and the New England Journal of Medicine, and an award-winning poet.
This year, her first full-length poetry collection, "Woman at the Crossing," was chosen by poet Garrett Hongo as winner of the Off the Grid Poetry Prize, an annual contest for poets aged 60 or older. Hongo writes, "The poet is possessed of a mind-wide lens of attention and, throughout, there is a subtle music .... a lavishness in description and memory."
Join us for a discussion at the Fulginiti Pavilion or via Zoom, hosted by Mark Kissler, MD, MS, Assistant Professor, CU School of Medicine. RSVP Today>>
Darcy Copeland, RN, PhD, Professor, Department of Nursing at University of Northern Colorado and Nurse Scientist at St. Anthony Hospital will describe four types of workplace violence, evaluate a zero-tolerance approach to workplace violence, and share ethical frameworks to discuss patient violence.
Ethics Grand Roundsis co-sponsored by the Center for Bioethics and Humanities and University of Colorado Health. RSVP Today>>
Join us for the 13th Annual CCTSI Research Ethics Conference at the Fulginiti Pavilion, featuring keynote speaker,C. K. Gunsalus, JD, Director, National Center for Principled Leadership and Research Ethics, Professor Emerita of Business at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Details on flash presenters/panelists to come. RSVP Today>>
Dr. Rachel Brem, internationally known breast cancer expert, is changing the face of breast cancer through her clinical and advocacy work, her guidance on the BRCA gene mutation and her recently released book, “No Longer Radical,” written to help women evaluate treatment options when medical history puts them at risk for breast cancer.
Her mother’s diagnosis with breast cancer when Rachel was just twelve years old inspired her to dedicate her life to curing breast cancer. Then at age 37, Dr. Brem faced the same diagnosis and used her own fight against and victory over the disease to further empower her work. RSVP Today>>
Join us as we continue to explore the intersection of ethics and the future of work. In the next webinar of this series, we will focus on the challenges and legislation related to the emerging child labor laws.
Co-sponsored by the Center for Health, Work & Environment and the Center for Bioethics and Humanities. RSVP Today>>
Open to students, faculty, staff and community members. No audition required.
The Choir rehearses on Wednesdays from 5:15-6:30pm at the Fulginiti Pavilion. The Orchestra rehearses on Thursdays, from 6:00-7:30pm at ED2S-1102.
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