For Heaven’s Sake: The Science of Hoping for a Miracle


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By Katie Holtman and Baylor College of Medicine. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Trevor M. Bibler, Ph.D. is a clinical bioethicist with a background in religious studies and philosophy. Dr. Bibler performs clinical ethics consultations at Houston Methodist Hospital. He teaches a variety of audiences and conducts research in clinical bioethics, religion and medicine, and philosophical ethics. His current research focuses on the ways religious worldviews—especially worldviews that include ideas related to miracles—influence clinical medicine. See below for more of Dr. Bibler’s research: Addressing a Patient’s Hope for a Miracle Responding to Those Who Hope for a Miracle: Practices for Clinical Bioethicists Why I no longer say "withdrawal of care" or "life sustaining technology"

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