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Autumn M. Fiester, Ph.D.

Autumn M. Fiester, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medical Ethics and Health Policy

Contact information
3401 Market St.
Suite 320
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-2602
Fax: 215-573-3036
Education:
B.A. (Political and Social Theory)
Bucknell University, 1988.
A.M. (Sociology)
Harvard University, 1993.
M.A. (Philosophy)
Bucknell University, 1995.
Ph.D. (Philosophy)
University of Pennsylvania, 2002.
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Description of Research Expertise

Bioethics Education
Clinical Ethics
Mediation
LGBT Bioethics

Selected Publications

Fiester, A.: When It Hurts to Ask: Avoiding Moral Injury in Requests to Forgo Treatment. American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 93(3): 260-262, March 2014.

Fiester, A.: Using Mediation Skills in Working with the 'Difficult' Family. Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation 21(1-2): 1-6, 2014.

Fiester, A.: 'Quality Attestation' and the Problem of the False Positive. Hastings Center Report 2014 Notes: in press.

Fiester, A.: Weaponizing Principles: Clinical Ethics Consultations & the Plight of the Morally Vulnerable. Bioethics 2014 Notes: in press.

Wahlert, L. and Fiester, A.: Repaving the Road of Good Intentions: The Recent Attention to LGBT Healthcare. Hastings Center Report, Special Report 44, 2014 Notes: in press.

Bergman, E. and Fiester, A.: The Future of Clinical Ethics Education: Value Pluralism, Communication, and Mediation. The Future of Bioethics, International Dialogues. A. Akabayaski (eds.). Page: 703-711, 2014.

Wahlert, L. and Fiester, A.: Mapping Queer Bioethics: Space, Place, and Locality. The Journal of Homosexuality. Wahlert, L. and Fiester, A. (eds.). 2014 Notes: Under contract, Fall 2014.

Fiester, A.: Bioethics Mediation & the End of Clinical Ethics Consultation as We Know It. Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution 15(2): 501-513, Winter 2014.

Fiester, A.: Clinical Ethics Credentialing and the Perilous Cart-before-the-Horse Problem. American Journal of Bioethics 14(1): 25-6, 2014.

Bergman, E. and Fiester, A.: Mediation: A Commentary on International Perspectives. The Future of Bioethics, International Dialogues. A. Akabayaski (eds.). Page: 730-734, 2014.

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Last updated: 04/14/2014
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