Last updated on: 9/8/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Paul Helft, MD Biography

Title:
Director of the Fairbanks Center for Medical Ethics of Clarian Health Partners
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 24, 2006

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to end-of-life issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to end-of-life.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Director, Fairbanks Center for Medical Ethics, Clarian Health Partners
  • Core Faculty Member, Indiana University Center for Bioethics at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Indiana University Center for Bioethics
  • Affiliated Research Scientist, Regenstrief Institute for Health Care
  • Fellow and Senior Fellow, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago
  • Co-Chair, Clarian Ethics Consultation Sub-Committee
  • Committee Member, General Clinical Research Center of the Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Committee Member, Gastrointestinal Oncology Program, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Indiana University Cancer Center
  • Committee Member, Cancer Prevention and Control Program
  • Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology Education Committee
Education:
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Chicago Hospital
  • MD, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago
  • BA, General Studies in the Humanities, University of Chicago
Other:
  • None found