Chair named for new Department of Humanities
Creighton University announced today The Rev. Kevin T. FitzGerald, SJ, PhD, will serve as the inaugural chair of the newly formed Department of Medical Humanities in the School of Medicine.
FitzGerald is the John A. Creighton University Professor, and an associate professor in the School of Medicine, Department of Medical Education, at Creighton. He received a PhD in molecular genetics and a PhD in bioethics from Georgetown University. His research efforts focus on the utilization of reflection in medical education, the investigation of abnormal gene expression in cancer, and on ethical issues in biomedical research and medical genomics.