The Rochester Academy of Medicine Advances Learning,
Encourages Service, and Initiates Collaboration in the Communities We Serve.
RAOM Consortiums support Interprofessional Leadership around specific topics.
The Birth and Death of the Asylum: Blessing of Curse?
J. Richard Ciccone, M.D.
"My Child Does Not Have the Time for Your Ethics!" / The Science and Ethics of the Stem Cell Revolution
Mark David Noble, Ph.D.
The Intersection of Palliative Care and Ethics: A Case-Based Approach
Timothy E. Quill, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.P., F.A.A.H.P.M.
Ethical and Vaccine Denial" Medical Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths
Steven Novella, M.D.
Geriatrics and Jerry Seinfeld / Clinical and Ethical Issues on Ageism
Mark S. Lachs, M.D., M.P.H
Saving Lives or Selling Organs / The Ethics of Transplant Trafficking
Nancy Scheper-Huges, Ph.D
Building Better Brains: The Ethics of Neuroenhancing Drugs
Anjan Chatterjee, M.D.
Deaf Children Are Not Hearing Children Who Can't Hear
Marc Marschark, Ph.D.
Alzheimer's Disease: The Crux of Growing Old: Inevitable or Preventable?
Berislav V. Zlokovic, M.D., Ph.D.
Cochlear Implants, Cool or Not So Cool
Irene W. Leigh, Ph.D. and John B. Christiansen, Ph.D.
On the Take: Commercial Influences on Medical Practice
Jerome P. Kassirer, M.D.
Maternal-State Conflicts: Judging Drug-Using Pregnant Women
Lynn M. Paltrow, J.D.
More Than a State of Mind: Ethics and Severe Brain Injury
Joseph Fins, M.D.
Who Owns Life? and Other Controversies in Stem Cell Research
Glenn McGee, Ph.D.
Take Two Echinacea and Call Me in the Morning:
Should your physician prescribe complementary and Alternative therapies?
Karen E. Adams, M.D.
Healthcare: At What Environmental Cost? A New Frontier in Bioethics.
Andrew L. Jameton, PhD
Taking Control of Your Pain: Empowerment, Advocacy and Intervention.
Betty R. Ferrell, RN, PhD
Seeing Voices: A Journey Into the World of the Deaf
Oliver Sacks, M.D.
Animals and Humans: Bridging the Gap
Peter Singer, PhD