As a physician, teacher, and ethicist at the oldest medical school in the country, Dr. Henry Silverman speaks on a variety of ethics topics that invites reflection, deliberation, and consideration of new ways of looking at established patterns of thoughts. Dr. Silverman attempts to engage his audiences on a journey of self-discovery; he has given presentations to both national and international audiences. His recent focus has been organizing workshops for members of research ethics committees in international settings.
Topics have included the following:
- International Research Ethics
- Justice in Medicine
- The Role of Advance Directives
- Roles of Research Ethics Committees
- Should Physicians Ration at the Bedside?