Bioethics Lecture: “I’m Afraid I Can’t Do That, Dave” – Ethical Issues of Medical AIs

Date: November 27, 2018


Wake Forest University


Craig M. Klugman, PhD

Craig M. Klugman, PhD

Professor, Department of Health Sciences, Co-Director, Minor in Bioethics & Society, De Paul University, Chicago. He also serves on the Ethics Committee at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Klugman is the author of over 450 articles, book chapters, OpEds, and blog posts on such topics as bioethics, professionalism, end-of-life issues, public health ethics, research ethics, education, health/medical humanities, ethics of execution, and health policy. He is the blog editor and frequent writer for<> as well as creator of the BioethicsTV column. Dr. Klugman is the editor of several books including Research Methods in the Health Humanities (Oxford 2019), Medical Ethics (Gale Cengage 2016), and Ethical Issues in Rural Health (Hopkins 2013; 2008).

He is the executive producer of the award-winning film Advance Directives and has developed programs for using art and improvisational theater to teach health students. He serves as chair of ethics for the Illinois Crisis Standards of Care Task Force and is co-founding chair of the Health Humanities Consortium. Klugman earned his PhD in Medical Humanities from the University of Texas Medical Branch, his MAs in medical anthropology and biomedical ethics from Case Western Reserve, and his BA in Human Biology from Stanford.

Z. Smith Reynolds Library Auditorium, Room 404

Reynolda Campus, Wake Forest University