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Lauris C. Kaldjian, MD, PhD

Lauris Kaldjian, MD, PhD

Lauris C. Kaldjian, MD, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Kern Institute


Dr. Lauris Kaldjian is Director of the Program in Bioethics and Humanities at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, where he is also a professor in the Department of Internal Medicine. He is an Adjunct Professor at the Kern Institute. His research interests focus on practical wisdom and virtue ethics, conscientious practice, ethics education, end of life decision making, goals of care, and the role of religious and philosophical beliefs in medical ethics.