2012 Debate: GWU – Social Justice

November 28, 2012 by Beth Haynes, MD


The Arthur N. Rupe Debate Series

November 28, 2012

George Washington University School of Medicine

Be it resolved that:

The requirements of social justice are in conflict with the requiements of an ethical doctor-patient relationship

In favor:

  • Dr. Richard Fogoros, MD, Pittsburgh, PA, Cardiologist, Author of The Covert Rationing Blog
  • Dr. Lee Hieb, MD, Logan, IA, Orthopedic Surgeon, Past President, American Association of Physicians and Surgeons


  • Dr. Nilesh Kalyanaraman, MD, Baltimore, MD, Internal Medicine, Chief Medical Officer, Health Care for the Homeless
  • Dr. Chris Lillis, MD, Fredericksburg, VA, Internal Medicine Board of Directors, Doctors for America


  • Mark Tapscott, Executive Editor, Washington Examiner
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