Prof. Bill Nelson announced as Director of new program
Geisel School of Medicine has announced that Bill Nelson, PhD, will be the Director of the Geisel Health and Values Program. Dr. Nelson is an internationally renowned bioethicist who currently teaches at Geisel and TDI. In addition to being a highly recognized educator he has published extensively on the relationship between ethics, quality and value as well as the importance of ethics and the humanities in medical education and clinical practice. Dr. Nelson’s role will be to foster the integration of the Health and Values content throughout the four year curriculum in close collaboration with course directors and humanities faculty – ensuring that ethical, equitable, respectful and humane care is central to medical education and to practice.