Recorded on: 1/20/16
Presented by: Brian Leland, MD
**Please note, this video is for informational purposes only and does not qualify for CE/CME credit.**
1. Appreciate the history of the association between physical touch and healing
2. Gain insight about the effect of hospitalization on spiritual wellbeing
3. Identify and expound upon the benefits of physical touch between hospitalized patient and caregiver
About the Lecture:
Dr. Brian Leland is a board certified pediatrician who will complete a Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care at Riley Hospital for Children in June. Additionally, he completed the Fairbanks Clinical Ethics Fellowship in May of 2015. Brian is passionate about the application and integration of ethical principles as they pertain to management of pediatric patients, with a particular interest in the effects of trust-building on communication in the doctor-patient relationship. Brian is an Indiana native, IU basketball fanatic, and car enthusiast.
The Charles Warren Fairbanks Center for Medical Ethics sponsors the Fairbanks Ethics Lecture Series as an educational outreach to physicians and staff of Indiana University Health hospitals and interested others in the central Indiana community. For additional information about the Charles Warren Fairbanks Center for Medical Ethics, please visit our website at fairbankscenter.org.