The 28th Annual Dorothy J. MacLean Conference
Chicago, IL

The 28th Annual Dorothy J. MacLean Conference

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The 28th Annual Dorothy J. MacLean Conference

The University of Chicago Law School (Auditorium), Chicago, IL

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Each year for the past 28 years, the MacLean Center has hosted a conference that draws speakers who discuss today’s issues in clinical medical ethics. The conference remembers Dorothy Jean MacLean, who helped create the MacLean Center and was deeply committed to its work. D.J. MacLean believed that education was the best way to improve the world and throughout her life supported many leading educational institutions. 

We are delighted to welcome over 40 outstanding speakers to this year’s conference. For a complete conference schedule, please visit:

For live updates about the conference, follow the MacLean Center on Twitter at #maclean2016 or @MacLeanEthics.


The Law School is located at 1111 E. 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637. Parking is readily available on the Midway on Saturday but may be difficult to find on Friday. Garage parking is available at the University of Chicago Hospitals parking structure, which is located approximately one half mile west of the Law School on Maryland Avenue between 58th Street and 59th Street. The Law School is within walking distance of the 59th Street Metra stop. For more detailed directions to the Law School, please visit:


The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation.  For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board. 


If you have any questions about conference registration and logistics, please contact Cindy Avila at ( or Sarah Watanaskul at (

If you have any questions about traveling to and from the MacLean Conference, please contact Kimberly Conner ( 


To learn more about the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics or to register for future MacLean Center events, please visit our website at

To receive email updates about other MacLean Center events, join the MacLean Center listhost: 

Videos from this conference will be available on our YouTube site at

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