Upcoming Events

Save the Date: March 3, 2021 Virtual Breakfast With The Regent


Face-to-Face Program: Research, Regulation, & Roll-Out: Ethical Considerations

Date: January 14, 2021

Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm EST

Join us as we discuss the ethical considerations for COVID-19 therapies and vaccines. 

This program has been approved for 1.5 ACHE Face-to-Face Credits. Space is limited.

Register HERE


Other Opportunities


Penn’s Master of Health Care Innovation (MHCI) virtual information session

Date: Thursday, January 21

Time: 4-5pm

Location: online; meeting access information will be provided upon sign up.

SIGN UP to learn about Penn’s online Master of Health Care Innovation 20-month degree designed for professionals across the health care spectrum who aspire to improve health care. Hear from staff and students about the how curriculum develops innovation and leadership skills, plus live Q&A.

If you can’t make it, sign up anyway and they’ll send you the recording after the event.


Exciting learning opportunities for HLNDV members in challenging times:

New video content from Penn’s Medical Ethics and Health Policy Online:

Hear from Zeke Emanuel as he addresses COVID-19 risk factors and how we can open schools and businesses safely in this short video.

Also, two great at-a-glance resources about risk factors:

COVID-19 risk factors

K-12 risk factors

For more COVID-19 content, visit Penn MEHP Online.


Professional Development

Penn’s MEHP Online Education offers noncredit courses for health professionals like you. Courses are 4 weeks long with specified start and end dates. All content is available online, allowing you to work at a flexible pace within a weekly structure. Plan to spend 6-8 hours per week on coursework that includes reviewing brief lecture videos and readings, discussions with other professionals, and valuable exercises you can apply immediately to your work. Take 4 courses for a Professional Development Certificate in Health Care Innovation.

4-course certificate: Penn’s Online Professional Development in Health Care Innovation

By completing 4 courses in 1 year, you can earn a Professional Development Certificate from Penn’s Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy. Choose which online health care innovation courses will help you to manage change and inform transformation. Your expanded knowledgebase, sharper skillset, and broader perspective will prepare you to manage and thrive in the unpredictable future of health care. Click here for details.

Continuing Education – free online courses

Learn online through engaging activities designed to share expertise in brief segments. Whether you are a clinician in need of continuing education credits or an individual seeking ethics training. Courses typically include brief lecture videos, readings, supplementary resources, and assessments. Physicians and physician assistants may earn CME credits, and nurses may earn contact hours by successfully completing these courses.

Learn at your convenience online, including on mobile devices.

Continuing Education – Clinical and Medical Ethics courses range from .75 – 4.5 hours

Popular courses include:

Questions? Contact Caitlin O’Neill at MEHPonline@pennmedicine.upenn.edu or 215-746-3971.