Virtual Mentor. March 2004, Volume 6, Number 3.
About the Contributors
Theme issue: Patient Safety and Medical Error.
Lisa Anderson-Shaw, DrPH, MA, MSN, is director of the Clinical Ethics Consult Service, cochair of the hospital ethics committee, and an assistant clinical professor at the University of Illinois Medical Center Chicago.
William Barron, MD, MMM, is executive medical director of the Center for Clinical Effectiveness at Loyola University Health System and the Loyola University Physicians Foundation. He also is professor of medicine and obstetrics and gynecology.
Peter P. Budetti, MD, JD, is Edward E. and Helen T. Bartlett Foundation Professor of Public Health and chair of the Department of Health Administration and Policy in the College of Public Health at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City.
Thomas H. Gallagher, MD, a general internist, is an assistant professor in the departments of Medicine and Medical History & Ethics at the University of Washington.
Linda MacDonald Glenn, JD, LLM, is an assistant adjunct professor at University of Vermont School of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences. A former senior fellow at the Institute for Ethics at the American Medical Association, her research encompasses the legal, ethical, and social impact of emerging technologies.
Brintha Krishnamoorthy is a fourth-year medical student at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She is currently completing her MBA from Kellogg School of Management and is interested in international health care.
Don Levick, MD, MBA, is the physician liaison for information services and president elect of the medical staff at Lehigh Valley Hospital.
Bryan A. Liang, MD, PhD, JD, is the director of the Institute of Health Law Studies at the California Western School of Law and the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine in San Diego.
June M. McKoy, MD, MPH, JD, is a clinical instructor of medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and a member of the Ethics Committee and the Institutional Review Board at Northwestern University.
Kevin O'Rourke, OP, works at the Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy at the Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago. Among his publications are Health Care Ethics: A Theological Analysis, 4th edition with B. Ashley, and Medical Ethics: Sources of Catholic Teachings, 3rd edition with P. Boyle.
Kayhan P. Parsi, JD, PhD, is an assistant professor of bioethics & health policy at the Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy of the Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago. He is the graduate program director of an online master's program in bioethics and teaches courses on biomedical ethics and the law and justice and health care.
Scott Pawlikowski, MD, is a chief resident in the Department of Medicine at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago.
Kevin Simpson, MD, is the program director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago. He specializes in pulmonary/critical care medicine.
Stephen D. Small, MD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care and Developing Center for Patient Safety at the University of Chicago.
Teresa M. Waters, PhD, is the associate director of the Center for Health Services Research and an associate professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tenn.
Theme issue editor
Erin Egan, MD, JD, is a resident in internal medicine at Loyola University Medical Center and a senior associate at the Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy.
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