Improving The Ethics and Practice of Medicine

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.