CASEYFRANK

Attorney & Counselor

Seminars

Legal and Medical Presentations


The Proposed Colorado Death with Dignity Act

University of Denver Sturm College of Law, 2015


Doctor, Will You Please Help Me Die? — Decisions at the End of Life

With Drs. Richard Martinez & Daniel Johnson

Advanced Elder Law Institute, Denver 2015


Lawthics: The Underpinnings of Hospital Ethics Consults

Swedish Medical Center, Denver, 2015


Hospital Ethics Consults Simulation

With Rev. David Kenney

Swedish Medical Center, Denver, 2015


Reconciling Advance Directives and Attempted Suicide

Colorado Healthcare Ethics Forum, Denver 2014


Reconciling Advance Directives and Attempted Suicide

University of Colorado Hospital Ethics Committee, Denver 2014


Reconciling Advance Directives and Attempted Suicide

Medical Center of the Rockies, Loveland 2013


Palliative Care Ethics Consult

Kaiser Permanente, with Dr. Dan Johnson, Denver 2012


End of Life Ethical Dilemmas

Colorado School of Public Health, Denver 2012


Neurological Impairment and Medical Decisions

UC Medical School (panel discussion), Denver 2011


"Lawthics: Law as Congealed Ethics"

Integra Medical Center (for the Clinical Ethics Consultancy LLC), Denver 2011


"Lawthics: Law as Congealed Ethics"

The University Club, Denver 2011


"Judicial Logic in Paradigm Cases"

HealthOne Swedish Hospital (for the Clinical Ethics Consultancy LLC), Denver 2010


"Judicial Logic in Paradigm Cases"

Rose Hospital (for the Clinical Ethics Consultancy LLC), Denver 2009


"Lawthics: Law as Congealed Ethics"

Rose Hospital (for the Clinical Ethics Consultancy LLC), Denver 2009


"Judicial Logic in Paradigm Cases"

HealthOne Swedish Hospital (for the Clinical Ethics Consultancy LLC), Denver 2008


"Lawthics: Law as Congealed Ethics"

HealthOne Swedish Hospital (for the Clinical Ethics Consultancy LLC), Denver 2008


"Ethical Decision Making: Application to Nursing"

Metropolitan State College of Denver, Denver 2008


"Interprofessional Orientation,"

For doctoral programs and Child Health Associates, UCDHSC (with Jason McCarl MD), Denver 2008


"Sources of Law & Basic Court Procedures"

UC Forensic Psychiatry Program, Denver 2008


"How Advance Care Directives Work in Practice"

University of Colorado School of Law (with attorney Susan Buchanan), Boulder 2008


"Ethics Day,"

Led class discussion, Kent Denver School, Englewood, Colorado 2008


"Ethics in the Health Professions,"

Co-Facilitator, UC (for doctoral programs and Child Health Associates, ten classes annually), Denver 2000 - 2008


"Perspectives on the Terry Schiavo Case"

UC Medical School (panel discussion), Denver 2007


"Informed Consent for Second-Year Residents after a Surgical Rotation"

UC (with William Pfeiffer MD & Richard Martinez MD), Denver 2007


"Paradigmatic End of Life Cases"

UC Forensic Psychiatry Program, Denver 2007


"Lawthics: Law as Congealed Ethics"

Health Law Section of the CBA, Denver 2007


"Legislative Developments: End of Life Decision Making"

UC Ethics Committee (monthly education presentation), Denver 2006


"Perspectives on Schiavo"

UC Medical School (panel discussion), Denver 2006


"Legislative Developments"

UC Ethics Committee, Denver 2006


"Please Help Me Die: Ethics, Law and Assisted Suicide"

UC Hospital-Wide Ethics Rounds (with David Bekelman MD), Denver 2006


"Emergency Exception to Informed Consent"

UC Ethics Committee, Denver 2006


"Should an Infant Always be Revived, and Who Decides?"

Denver Community Bioethics Committee (panel discussion), Denver 2005


"Genes, Memes, or Laws Supreme?"

Fourth National Forum on Perinatal-Neonatal Ethics Issues, Colorado Springs 2005


"Advance Directives and Informed Consent"

CBA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) (with Dan Johnson MD), University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver 2005


"Medical Decision Making for the Mentally III Patient"

University of Denver Sturm College of Law, CBA CLE (with Richard Martinez MD), Denver 2005


"Lawthics: Law as Congealed Ethics"

Boulder Community Hospital Ethics Committee, Boulder 2004


"How are courts likely to react to genetic information?"

In "Biomedical Basics," University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver 2004


"Perspectives on the Terry Schiavo Case"

UC Medical School (panel discussion), Denver 2004


"Lawthics: Law as Congealed Ethics"

Denver Community Bioethics Committee, Denver 2004


"Advance Directives and Surrogate Decision-Making"

UC, Denver 2004


"Lawthics: Law as Congealed Ethics"

Colorado Healthcare Ethics Forum, Denver 2004


"Informed Consent"

UCDHSC Grand Rounds, Denver 2003


"Conscientious Objection and Religious Refusal"

UC Dept. of Psychiatry, Denver 2004


"Genes, Memes, or Laws Supreme — Genetics in the Courts"

UC Dept. of Psychiatry, Denver 2003


"Death and Dying"

UC Dept. of Psychiatry, Denver 2003


"Morality, Law and the Standard of Care"

UC Dept. of Psychiatry (with attorney Greg Smith), Denver 2003


"Advance Directives and Surrogate Decision-Making"

UC, Denver 2003


"Informed Consent for Second-Year Residents after a Surgical Rotation"

UC (with William Pfeiffer MD & Richard Martinez MD), Denver 2003


"Faiths in Health Care"

Denver Community Bioethics Committee (panel discussion on the import of different faith traditions as regards medical care), Denver 2003


"Advance Directives and Assisted Decision-Making"

HealthOne Ethics Committee (with Mark Yarborough PhD), Denver 2002


"Informed Consent"

UC Grand Rounds, Denver 2002


"Advance Directives and Surrogate Decision-Making"

UC Grand Rounds, Denver 2002


"Advance Directives and Surrogate Decision-Making"

UC Dept. Psychiatry (with Richard Martinez MD), Denver 2002


"Informed Consent for Second-Year Residents after a Surgical Rotation"

UC (with William Pfeiffer MD & Richard Martinez MD), Denver 2000


"Legal Dilemmas in Advance Directives"

The University Club, Denver 1999


"Advance Directives and Surrogate Decision-Making"

UC (with John Armstrong MD), Denver 1999


"Wrongful Birth: A Trial"

A mock trial on genetics and the law, written and presented at The Given Institute, University of Colorado, Aspen, Colorado 1998


"Advance Directives"

UC, Denver (1998)


"How are courts likely to react to genetic information?"

Eleanor Roosevelt Institute Genome Roundtable, Denver 1995


"Ethics, Genetics and the Future of Our Community"

University of Denver, Denver 1995


"Physicians' Conscience Clause"

Mercy Medical Center, Denver 1995


"Law and Ethics"

St. Joseph's Hospital, Residency Program, Denver 1994


"Mental Incapacity"

Mercy Medical Center, Family Medicine Residency (panel discussion), Denver 1994


"Advance Care Directives"

A public forum at Rose Medical Center (with Fred Abrams MD), Denver 1994


"Conscientious Objection and Religious Refusal"

Medical Ethics Committee & Consult Service, Mercy Medical Center, Denver 1994


"Advance Care Directives"

House Staff Education, Medical Ethics Committee & Consult Service, Mercy Medical Center, Denver 1993

Other Legal Presentations


"Access under the ADA"

Consultant and expert witness for Kaplan & Nichols, Superior Court, Edgartown, Massachusetts 1997


"Stair Geometry and Human Ergonomics"

Consultant and expert witness for Smittkamp & Walters LLC, District Court, Boulder 1995 - 1996


"Preservation and ADA Access Consultant"

Molly Brown House, Historic Denver Inc. (with Jim Prochaska PE), Denver 1995


"Historic Buildings Compliance with the ADA"

Kramlich Andersen LLC, Denver 1994


"Commercial Property Compliance with the ADA"

Kramlich Andersen LLC, Denver 1994


"Art Gallery Access and the ADA"

LODO Art District Council, Denver 1994


"Bankruptcy and Divorce"

Real Law radio show with Dan Caplis, Denver 1994

Social and Civic Presentations


"We Can Survive the Nuclear Age" (60 presentation & organizing meetings) and/or "If You Love This Planet" (movie and discussions)

Rochester Metro 1983 - 1984


"Nuclear Weapons, Nuclear Peace?"

Call-in radio show on WHAM (with Prof. Nicholas Zumbulyadis), Rochester 1984


"The Day After 'The Day After'"

Debate at Fairport H.S., Fairport, NY 1983


"The Utility of Nuclear Weapons"

Greece Baptist Church (debate with Dr. John Bank), Rochester 1983


"The Utility of Nuclear Weapons"

The Harley School (debate with Prof. John Mueller), Rochester 1983


"The Morality of Nuclear Weapons"

St. Louis Catholic Church, Rochester 1983