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2012 Conference Resources, St. John's, NF

May 9 – 11, 2012

Thank you to our Convention Sponsors

Final Program


elizabeth davis

Elizabeth M. Davis, RSM
Congregational Leader, Sisters of Mercy, St. John’s, NL

Surely ecology has nothing to do with us in health care!
Presentation (PDF)

God the Healer: Our Call as Persons and Communities to Heal and Be Healed
Presentation (PDF)


thomas kerr

Thomas Kerr, PhD
Director, Urban Health Research Initiative, British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/ AIDS St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver

Moral Courage and the Response to Drug-related Harm in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside: An Ethic of Humanity
Presentation (PDF)

Kirby Kranabetter

Kirby Kranabetter
Director of Mission Effectiveness Bruyère Continuing Care, Ottawa

“Lord my life is too easy ….” Famous last words!
Presentation (PDF)






Sr. Nuala Kenny

Fr. Mickey Prieur

Michael Coughlin

Sister Nuala Kenny, OC, MD, FRCPC
Ethics and Health Policy Advisor, Catholic Health Alliance of Canada

Rev. Michael Prieur, STD
Professor of Moral Theology, St. Peter’s Seminary, London
Chair of the Editorial Committee for the revision of the Health Ethics Guide

Michael Coughlin, Ph.D.
Clinical Ethicist, Associate Professor, McMaster University

Key Ethical Issues in Catholic Health Care Today
Presentation (PDF)

Gordon Self

Jon Gilchrist

Gordon Self, D.Min.
Vice President, Mission, Ethics and Spirituality Covenant Health, Alberta

Jon Gilchrist
Clinical Ethics Leader, Covenant Health, Alberta

Spirituality and Ethics: Wings and Roots of Catholic Health Leadership
Presentation (PDF)


Vicky Knight

Maureen McKee Buck

Vicky Knight
Parish Nurse, St. Anthony’s Parish, Fredericton

Maureen McKee Buck
Health Consultant, Fredericton

A Celebration of the Soul and Beyond through the Power of Painting, Pottery
and Photography

Presentation (PDF)


Claire Savoie

Guy Chatrand

Monique LaFlamme

Claire Savoie
Parish Nurse, St. Anthony’s Parish, Fredericton

Guy Chartrand
Chief Executive Officer, Mattawa Hospital, Mattawa

Monique Laflamme
Senior Director of Mission and Quality and Chief of Health Professionals
Bruyère Continuing Care, Ottawa

The Values Integration Appraisal Process (VIAP): How it can benefit your organization
Presentation (PDF)



John Callaghan

Karen Stone
Vice President, Human Resources and Organizational Development and Learning Services, St. Joseph’s Health Care, London

Deb Miller
Director, Organizational Development and Learning Services,
St. Joseph’s Health Care, London

Ciaran McKenna
Coordinator, Spiritual Care, St. Joseph’s Health Care, London

John Callaghan
Executive Director, St. Joseph’s Health Care Society, London

Building Mission Leadership: Furthering our Legacy of Compassionate Care
Presentation (PDF)