The event will feature Dr. Dan O'Brien, Vice President, Ethics, for Ascension Health in St. Louis as he discusses "Diverging Roads: Cultural and Political Trends and Their Impact on Catholic Healthcare." St. Edward's created The Most Reverend Bishop McCarthy Lecture Series on the Catholic Church in the 21st Century to honor the bishop who led the Diocese of Austin from 1985 to 2001, as well as underscore the university's commitment to its Catholic roots and Holy Cross heritage.
The event is free and open to the public. A reception will follow the event. Complimentary valet parking is provided.