2010 Spring Newsletter
Marcia Angell to Deliver Fall 2010 Bander Endowed Lecture
Marcia Angell, MD, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School, will be giving the Fall, 2010 Bander Endowed Lecture. The lecture will be part of the Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds on Nov. 5th at 7:30 a.m. in the LRC Auditorium. Everyone is welcome to attend. Read More
Bander Fellows Wrap Up Research Projects
Eli Feen, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, and Berton Moed, MD, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery finish their year-long fellowship in medical business ethics. Read More
Steven Bander Contributes to SLU Medical Students' Capstone Course
The capstone course required of fourth year medical students now features lectures in medical business ethics. Steven Bander, MD, patron of the Bander Center, and Philip Alderson, MD, Dean of the Medical School, were involved in the development of the course. Read More
Bander Essay Winner Awarded $5000 Prize
Amanda Redig, PhD, a medical student at Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago, was chosen as the first winner of the Bander Essay Contest in Medical Business Ethics. The contest was established in collaboration with the American Medical Association's online journal Virtual Mentor. Her winning essay was entitled "Reforming the Carrot-and-Stick of Health Care Payment Systems." Read More
Applications for 2010-2011 Bander Fellowship Now Being Accepted
The Bander Center is now accepting fellowship applications for the 2010-2011 year. Applications are welcome from faculty members in clinical departments at the Saint Louis University School of Medicine. As part of the application process, applicants are required to submit a topic in medical business ethics that they plan to investigate during the course of the fellowship. Bander Fellows dedicate 10% effor over 12 months to the Bander Center for education and research activities within the field of medical business ethics. Applications are due June 25th.
For more information, click here.