Speaker at Bucknell – November 1

Bucknell’s Catholic Campus Ministry is hosting a pro-life physician and ethicist from Geisinger on Nov. 1.

Respect Life:  A Catholic Physician’s Call to a Culture of Life

Greg Burke M.D. is co-chair of Bioethics and Chief Patient Experience Officer at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.  He has published widely in the areas of physician ethics and spirituality in medicine and patient care.  Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and an associate in the General Internal Medicine Department at Geisinger, Dr. Burke has been practicing medicine for 25 years.  He holds degrees from the University of Scranton and the Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University.  He is president of the Harrisburg Catholic Physicians’ Guild and member of the national Catholic Medical Association.

From a Catholic physician’s pro-life perspective, Dr. Burke will explore the complex, challenging and controversial bioethical issues involved in the medical treatment of persons from the beginning to the end of life.

WHEN: Tuesday, November 1, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Bucknell University Bertrand Library, Traditional Reading Room (Rm. 213, 2nd floor)
FORMAT:           Lecture followed by Q and A and discussion.
SPONSORED BY:         Bucknell Catholic Campus Ministry
QUESTIONS/INFORMATION:       Email ccm@bucknell.edu

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