with Dr. Allen Alvarez, PhD, Ethicist, Ethics Education & Research, Fraser Health Ethics & Diversity Services (FHEDS) In this episode Marika Warren talks with Allen Alvarez about moral wellness and the challenging situations that arise as dynamic experiences. Readings: Moral Distress and its Interconnection with Moral Sensitivity and Moral Resilience: Viewed from the Philosophy of Viktor E. Frankl by Kim Lützén & Béatrice Ewalds-Kvist The interconnection between moral distress, moral sensitivity, and moral resilience was explored by constructing two hypothetical scenarios based on a recent Swedish newspaper report. In the first scenario, a 77-year-old man, rational and awake, was coded as “do not resuscitate” (DNR) against his daughter’sRead More →

In this 3rd episode, Marika Warren and Amanda Porter discuss the documentary film, A Lion in the House, which looks at the lives of five children and their families as they fight and cope with childhood cancer over the course of six years.Read More →

In this episode Marika Warren and Lisbeth Witthoefft Nielsen discuss our recent Featured Article Summary release, Pandemic and Beyond: Considerations When Personal Risk and Professional Obligations Converge. by Daniel J. Benedetti, Mithya Lewis-Newby, Joan S. Roberts, and Douglas S. Diekema. Full reference for article: Pandemic and Beyond: Considerations When Personal Risk and Professional Obligations Converge. by Daniel J. Benedetti, Mithya Lewis-Newby, Joan S. Roberts, and Douglas S. Diekema. The Journal of Clinical Ethics, 2021, Vol 32(1): 20-34. NSHEN Featured Article SummaryRead More →