Business, Professionalism & Justice II
Wednesday, April 13, 2011


8:00 - 8:30 am

SSOM Atrium

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 9:30 am

Seminar Rooms

Small Group Reflection

9:30 - 9:45 am



9:45 - 10:15 am

Tobin Hall 190

The US Health Care System: Some Basics about Reform

Mark G. Kuczewski, Ph.D.

Professor of Medical Ethics and Director

Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics & Health Policy

Loyola University Health System

10:15 - 11:15 am Tobin Hall 190 Hospitals in the Changing Health-Care Environment

Patricia Cassidy, MBA

President, Loyola University Hospital and Gottlieb

Memorial Hospital

11:15 - 11:30 am


11:30 - 12:30 pm Tobin Hall 190 Quality and Physician Leadership

Robert Cherry, MD, MS, FACS

Chief Medical Officer

& Vice President Clinical Effectiveness

Loyola University Health System


 2:00 - 3:30

 Leischner Hall 390

Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)

OBJECTIVES (at the end of this session, the student should be able to...):

  1. Identify the ways that the uninsured will receive coverage under the new law

  2. Analyze challenges posed to hospitals by the changing health-care landscape
  3. Analyze the role physicians can play in fostering higher quality, patient-centered care



   1.  Kaiser Family Foundation Focus on Health Reform

   2.  Sg2 Special Report, The Impact of Health Reform 2010


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