Supporting Resilience and Social Justice During a Pandemic
10:15 am - 11:15 am
Nicholas R. Mercado, DrPH, MCHES, HEC-C
Medical Ethicist, Northwell Health
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Nicholas R. Mercado, DrPH, MCHES, HEC-C, is a board-certified clinical ethicist at Northwell Health and an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell on Long Island, NY. In his current position, Dr. Mercado conducts clinical ethics consultations, sits on numerous hospital ethics committees, participates in scholarly research projects, and oversees medical ethics educational and clinical services. Dr. Mercado has over 8 years of higher education administrative experience and serves as faculty lead for the ethics and professionalism curriculum at the Zucker School of Medicine.