Ethics Talk: How Health Care Ethics Committees Engage Clinical Practice and Professionalization - An Interview with Joseph J. Fins


This month, AMA Journal of Ethics theme editor Karel-Bart Celie, a second-year medical student at Columbia University School of Medicine, interviewed Joseph J. Fins, MD, about the work of ethics committees and consultants as they pursue professionalization and respond to changes in health care organization and practice. Dr. Fins is the E. William Davis, Jr., MD, Professor of Medical Ethics and a professor of medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University.