Emerging Topics in Catholic Health Care Ethics

A clinical ethics webinar series co-sponsored by the Catholic Health Association in cooperation with
Georgetown University
Loyola University Chicago
Saint Louis University

Exploring the Doctrinal Declaration, "Dignitas Infinita"

May 1, 2024
1 to 1:45 p.m. ET

Join us for a conversation on the Doctrinal Declaration "Dignitas Infinita," which emphasizes the infinite dignity of every human person. This webinar will delve into this important declaration's theological foundations, historical context, and contemporary implications, offering insights into its relevance for modern society and Catholic health care. The declaration addresses a range of critical issues, including gender theory, surrogacy, poverty, and more, providing a rich framework for understanding and responding to these complex challenges in light of Catholic teachings. Explore how "Dignitas Infinita" impacts our understanding and respect for human dignity in today's world.



Jason Eberl, Ph.D.
Hubert Mader Chair in Health Care Ethics, Professor of Health Care Ethics and Philosophy, Director, Gnaegi Center for Health Care Ethics
St. Louis University


May 1, 2024
1 to 1:45 p.m. ET
(Please adjust for your time zone)

Registration Fee:
CHA Members*: $0/$50
Non-Members: $100

*CHA Member registration fee is based upon member type. Please click the “REGISTER” button below and log in or contact the CHA Service Center at [email protected] for your pricing.

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


Who Should Attend

  • Medical directors, CMOs, CNOs
  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Residents, medical and nursing students
  • Ethicists

Who Should Attend

The complimentary webinar series is designed for
  • Mission leaders
  • Ethics committees
  • Pastoral care directors
  • Graduate students in moral theology or health care ethics
  • Persons interested in Catholic health care ethics

Can't Participate in the Live Event?

Don't worry if you cannot attend the live event. CHA will record the webinar and share the recording with all who are registered — so please register today for this webinar.


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