The Howard A. Mermelstein Memorial Lecture

“Preserving Empathy in the Age of EMR”

Evelyn C. Reis, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Clinical and Translational Science
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Brief Summary of Lecture:
Dr. Reis will describe the collaboration among Pittsburgh community and academic pediatricians and its impact on medical education, clinical research, and patient care. She will discuss the challenges to empathy in the era of electronic medicine and practical strategies for enhancing empathy in encounters with patients and families.

Start Date: May 19
End Date: May 19
Time: 8-9 a.m.


  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224