Fall 2016 Medical SFL Speaker Tour


Mon., Oct. 17 (1-2p.m.) Dr. Michael Egnor, M.D., pediatric neurosurgeon and Vice-Chairman of Neurosurgery at the State University of New York at Stony Brook will speak on Is Physician Assisted Suicide Ethical? at the newly formed Med SFL group at Rutgers (New Jersey) Medical School.

Tues., Oct. 18 Dr. Egnor will speak on PAS and end of life issues at Penn State College of Medicine (Hershey, PA). Sponsored by Catholic Medical Students Association (CMA) and the Christian Medical & Dental Society student division.

Wed., Oct. 19 (12:30-1:30p.m.) Dr. Byron Calhoun, M.D., Professor and Vice-Chair in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the West Virginia University-Charleston will speak on perinatal hospice at University of Illinois -Chicago College of Medicine. Sponsored by the Catholic Medical Students Association.

Thurs., Oct. 20 (8-10a.m.) Dr. Calhoun will speak at OSF-St. Francis OB/GYN Grand Rounds and to the OB/GYN Residents, in Peoria, IL.

Thurs., Oct. 27 (Noon – 12:45p.m.) Dr. Freda M. Bush, M.D., of East Lakeland OB/GYN Associates, will speak on social behavior education and sexual health at UAB Medical School (Birmingham, AL). Sponsored by the Christian Medical Missionary of Alabama.


Thurs., Nov. 3 Dr. Martha Shuping, M.D., Psychiatrist, will speak on women’s mental health and abortion at VA Commonwealth University Medical Center (Richmond, VA). Sponsored by the Catholic Grad School Association.

Thurs., Nov. 10 (Noon-1p.m.) Dr. Calhoun will speak on perinatal hospice at U.T.M.B. at Galveston, TX: School of Medicine. Sponsored by Right to Life Advocates.

Fri., Nov. 11 (Noon-1p.m.) Dr. Calhoun will speak on perinatal hospice/fetal surgery at McGovern Medical School (formerly UTH-TMC, Houston). Sponsored by Physicians for Life.


Fri, Dec. 2 (Noon-1p.m.) Dr. Marguerite Duane of FACTS will speak at the University of Wisconsin at Madison School of Medicine. Sponsored by the Catholic Medical Students Association.

Mon., Dec. 5 (Noon-1p.m.) Dr. Michael New, PhD, visiting associate professor at Ave Maria University, will speak on Pro-Life Success in the States: Strategies for the Current Decade and Beyond, at the University of KS Medical Center, sponsored by Jayhawks for Life.