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Arnold R. Eiser, MD

Arnold R. Eiser

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Vice President, Medical Education, Internal Medicine Residency Director, Mercy Health System of SE PA and Professor of Medicine & Associate Dean
Drexel University College of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania, B.A, magna cum laude with Honors in Natural Sciences
Northwestern University Medical School, M.D.

Visiting Scholar in Bioethics at the Hastings Center, November, 1994
Adjunct Associate in Bioethics, The Hastings Center 1994-8
Traub-Byfield Fellowship in Bioethics University of Illinois at Chicago 2000-2002
President Chicago Clinical Ethics Program 2002


Eiser A.R. The ethics of dialysis withdrawal. Amer J Kidney Dis 27(3): 451-457,1996.

Eiser A.R. Cross-cultural aspects of violence. Mt. Sinai Med J 63:87-89, 1996.

Eiser AR, Goold SD, Suchman AL. Bioethics and Business Ethics in the Management of Healthcare. J Gen Int Med 14: S58-62, 1999.

Eiser AR, Schade SG, Anderson-Shaw L, Murphy T. Electronic communication in ethics committees: experience and challenges J Med Ethics 27: suppl I:i30-i32, 2001

Eiser, AR. Weiss M. The underachieving advance directives: recommendations to increase completion. Amer J Bioethics 2001. Fall;1(4):W10.

Wong W. Eiser AR. PS Heckerling R Mrtek. Factors Involved in Clinical Ethical Decision-Making: Results From A Study Using Q Sort Methodology American Journal of Bioethics 4: W-W22, 2004

Lynch D, Surdyk P, Eiser AR. Assessing Professionalism Medical Teacher 26(4): 366-373, 2004

Schwartz A, Mosnain H, Eiser AR, L. Lincoln, Elstein A. Patient-Physician Fit: A Exploratory Study of a new Instrument. Medical Decisionmaking 26:122-133, March 2006.

Eiser AR, Ellis G. Cultural Competence and the Care of the African American patient, Acad Med 82: 176-183, 2007.
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