Raymond W. Waggoner Lectureship on Ethics and Values in Medicine
In 1996, The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Michigan established the Raymond W. Waggoner Lectureship on Ethics and Values in Medicine. This lectureship was created in honor of the late Dr. Waggoner, emeritus professor and past chairman of the department of psychiatry, who throughout his career and to all who knew him, has exemplified the highest standards of integrity and ethics.
The esteemed lectureship is annual event to recognize Dr. Waggoner’s enormous contributions to the University of Michigan medical center and to the profession, and to promulgate his interest in medical ethics.
Through this endowed lectureship, the department brings national/internationally experts to explore cutting-edge issues related to ethics and values in medicine.
For more information, please contact:
Philip M. Margolis, MD, Professor Emeritus
Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan
18th Annual Waggoner Lecture
Wed., Nov. 13, 2013
Myths and Misconceptions in Biomedical Ethics
Robert Sade, MD
Professor of Surgery
Medical University of South Carolina