Lecture (Open to the Public)

October 28, 2019 by

Medical Center Hour:

The Moore Lecture of the School of Medicine

Co-presented by the Center for Health Humanities and Ethics, Center for Contemplative Sciences,
Compassionate Care Initiative, Center for Appreciative Practice, and Department of Medicine

Ronald Epstein MD, Professor of Family Medicine, Psychiatry, Oncology, and Medicine, University o
Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester NY

Wednesday, October 30 12:00-1:00 pm
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium (

Ronald M. Epstein, M.D. is Professor of Family Medicine, Psychiatry & Oncology at the University of Rochester Medical Center, and board-certified in Family Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Epstein is active in research and medical education. He is Director of the Center for Communication and Disparities Research, which focuses on how to improve communication between clinicians, patients and their loved ones. He also directs the Deans Teaching Fellowship program to promote excellence in medical education. His latest book has the same title as his talk, Attending: Medicine, Mindfulness, and Humanity.

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