Carilion Clinic’s Fall Ethics Conference: Pre-Conference Presentation by Dr. Arthur Caplan

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
VTCSOM Commons Area, 2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke

Carilion Clinic is hosting its Fall 2017 Ethics Conference in November, and all Jefferson College students, faculty and staff are invited to attend. Please see below for details on the events, including how to register.

Facing Ethics: the Moral Challenges of Face Transplants

Wednesday, November 1, 2017, at 7 p.m.
VTCSOM Commons Area
2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke

Dr. Arthur Caplan, a nationally known speaker, professor and scholar with enormous experience in the Medical Ethics field, will speak on the following topics:

  • Identifying the variables in patient selection, exit strategies and psychological implications.
  • Examining informed consent interactions between the surgeon and his or her consent.
  • Interpreting the ambiguities surrounding outcomes and rejections, i.e. disfigurement.

Registration is required by October 27. You can download a registration form at

Completed registration forms should be submitted to or faxed to (540) 510-4596. You will receive an e-mail confirmation of your registration.