Elaine Meyer
Elaine Meyer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children's Hospital

Elaine C. Meyer, PhD, RN, is a nurse, clinical psychologist at Boston Children’s Hospital, and associate professor of psychology at Harvard Medical School. She received her BSN and MSN from University of Pennsylvania, PhD from University of Rhode Island, and MBE from Harvard Medical School. Her work emphasizes patient/family perspectives and priorities, end-of-life care, challenging conversations in healthcare, and simulation education. Bioethics interests focus on everyday clinical ethical encounters, serving vulnerable populations, and humanism in healthcare. She is fellow of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, delivered a TEDx Talk, “On Being Present, Not Perfect,” and has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles. She looks forward to clinical ethics consultations, teaching, consulting and research partnerships, and writing about everyday clinical ethics and ethics education.

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The Complicated Legacy of Cassandra Callender: Ethics, Decision-making, and the Role of Adolescents.
Authors: Authors: Marron JM, Meyer EC, Kennedy KO.
JAMA Pediatr
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Health care Professionals' Reflections on Their Learning as Spiritual Generalists and Integration Into Practice.
Authors: Authors: Thiel MM, Luff D, Kerr EE, Robinson MR, Meyer EC.
J Contin Educ Health Prof
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Alone, the hardest part.
Authors: Authors: Curley MAQ, Broden EG, Meyer EC.
Intensive Care Med
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Guidelines for the Responsible Use of Deception in Simulation: Ethical and Educational Considerations.
Authors: Authors: Calhoun AW, Pian-Smith M, Shah A, Levine A, Gaba D, DeMaria S, Goldberg A, Meyer EC.
Simul Healthc
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Innovative Communication Learning: Combining TED Talks and Reflective Writing for Nursing Students.
Authors: Authors: Hillier M, Luff D, Meyer EC.
Creat Nurs
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Location of Clinician-Family Communication at the End of Life in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Clinician Perception of Communication Quality.
Authors: Authors: Lewis-Newby M, Sellers DE, Meyer EC, Solomon MZ, Zurakowski D, Truog RD.
J Palliat Med
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Widening the Ethical Lens in Critical Care Settings.
Authors: Authors: Meyer EC, Carnevale FA, Lillehei C, Uveges MK.
AACN Adv Crit Care
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"Miracles Can Happen, Can't They?"
Authors: Authors: Meyer EC.
Simul Healthc
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Reflections on Simulation.
Authors: Authors: Meyer EC.
Simul Healthc
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Compassionate and Clinical Behavior of Residents in a Simulated Informed Consent Encounter.
Authors: Authors: Waisel DB, Ruben MA, Blanch-Hartigan D, Hall JA, Meyer EC, Blum RH.
Anesthesiology
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