Past Event

Improving The Ethics and Practice of Medicine

Thu, Mar 28 2013 - 6:00pm

Improving the Ethics and Practice of Medicine


Robert M. Pearl, M.D., Executive Director and CEO, The Permanente Medical Group
Victoria Sweet, M.D., San Francisco's Laguna Honda Hospital; Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF; Author, God's Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine
Josh Adler, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
Lisa Aliferis, KQED Health Editor - Moderator 


A high-level panel of local health professionals explores how doctors can do a better job of treating patients and increasing the quality of health care, especially as the Affordable Care Act comes into play. 


Location: SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. networking reception, 6 p.m. program, 7 p.m. book signing
Cost: $15 standard, MEMBERS FREE, $7 students (with valid ID)
Also know: Part of The Commonwealth Club’s Series on Ethics and Accountability, underwritten by the Charles Travers Family. In association with The Commonwealth Club's Health and Medicine Forum.