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      Deciding for Those Who Can't

      Medical Decision Making for Vulnerable Patients

      Bioethics director speaks at Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care

    • New Assistant Director Social Sector Ethics

      Center welcomes Naomi Nakano-Matsumoto

      Most recently, Nakano-Matsumoto served as executive director of West Valley Community Services.