Tuesdays, Sept. 5 to Oct. 17, 2023 – Virtual
1 to 3 p.m. ET

Catholic Ethics for Health Care Leaders is designed for mission leaders, chaplains, clinicians, social workers and sponsors who wish to deepen their understanding of Catholic health care ethics.

Throughout the course, participants will gain valuable insights and knowledge in the following areas:

  • Ethics and the Catholic Way
  • The Church's Teachings on Conscience
  • Catholic Social Teaching
  • Culture of Life
  • Justice, Equity, and Equality
  • End-of-Life Care

Upon completion of the program, participants will have developed a deeper comprehension of Catholic health care ethics, including knowing when to apply their learnings and when to consult an ethicist.


Registration Fee
Members – $495
Non-Members – $1,980

Registration for this program is limited to the first 100 participants.

CHA MEMBERS: Be sure to log in to receive member pricing! Need an account? Sign up today.

Questions? Email CHA or call (800) 230-7823


Program Sessions

Session 1 – Tuesday, Sept. 5
Ethics and the Catholic Way

Session 2 – Tuesday, Sept. 12

Session 3 – Tuesday, Sept. 19
Catholic Social Teaching

Session 4 – Tuesday, Sept. 26
Culture of Life

Session 5 – Tuesday, Oct. 3
Justice, Equity and Equality

Session 6 – Tuesday, Oct. 10
End-of-Life Care

Session 7 – Tuesday, Oct. 17
Application of Teachings to Case Studies

CHA Faculty

Brian M. Kane, Ph.D.
Senior Director, Ethics
Nathaniel Blanton Hibner, Ph.D.
Senior Director, Ethics

Registration FAQs

What does the registration fee include?

E-Book included with registration:.
Medical Ethics: Sources of Catholic Teachings.
Unique link to the e-book will be provided to each registrant.

Can I purchase individual sessions?
This is a formation program that builds on each session. As a result, it is offered as an integrated, seven-week program. Individual sessions are not available separately.

Please note, a CHA website account is required to participate in this course and to access CHA's online learning portal. If you haven't already done so, and to ensure you can access all learning materials and resources, please take a moment now to create an online account.

Please contact CHA's Service Center for any questions at servicecenter@chausa.org or (800) 230-7823

Cancellation Policy

  • A refund of the full registration fee will be given for cancellations received through August 21, 2023.
  • A refund of 75% of the registration fee will be given for cancellations received after August 21, 2023.

There is no additional charge for substitute registrants.

If the e-book has been sent prior to the cancellation, the refund amount will be reduced by the value of the e-book.

If the e-book has been sent prior to the substitution, the substituted registrant will not be sent the e-book.


During the meeting, you may be photographed, videotaped and/or recorded by CHA staff or its designated contractor. By your attendance or participation at the meeting, you agree that CHA may photograph, copy, record and/or distribute in any such form your participation and involvement in any meeting session, activity or event. No persons or organizations other than CHA may photograph, audiotape or videotape any portion of the meeting without prior written permission of CHA.

The right to change speakers or to modify program content is reserved by CHA.


For more information, contact CHA Service Center or Brian M. Kane, Ph.D., CHA senior director, ethics.