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2015 Scholars Colloquium

Make plans for the 2015 Lubbock Christian University Scholars Colloquium;
April 8-10, 2015.


Keynote Speaker, LCU, Alumnus Dr. Daniel Bustillos

Assistant Professor, Albert Gnaegi Center for Health Care Ethics, Saint Louis University

B.A. (Humanities), Lubbock Christian University, 1998

J.D. (Health Law), University of Houston Law Center, 2002

Ph.D. (Medical Humanities), The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, 2007

Dr. Bustillos holds a secondary appointment in the Saint Louis University School of Public Health. Previously he was Research Professor at the University of Houston Health Law and Policy Institute, and he has received postdoctoral fellowships at the Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Texas Medical Branch. Dr. Bustillos has published a monograph for The Institute for the Medical Humanities and peer-reviewed articles in numerous journals including the Journal of Law, Medicine, & Ethics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, the Society of Clinical Research Associates Journal, and Genome Research. He is currently working on a multi-million dollar research project based at Baylor College of Medicine to eliminate health disparities in clinical trials. At Saint Louis University, Dr. Bustillos teaches courses in public health ethics, informed consent and surrogate decision-making, medical humanities, and cross-cultural understanding in the clinical context.

· Please hold these dates now.

· Encourage students and colleagues to prepare presentations this semester.

· Watch for colloquium details in September – October.

Video of the Scholars Colloquium

Watch Scholar's Colloquium presentations from the 2013 Plenary Session: Caitlin Brinsfield, and Nolan Rutherford here.

Scholars' Colloquium Committee
Chair: Stacy Patty
Cathy Box, Randall Dement, Bart Durham, Cindy Ford, Paula Gannaway, Jesse Long, Michael Martin, Andy Wood, Robert Smith