Dr. Bosslet is Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Occupational Medicine at Indiana University and an affiliate faculty member at the Charles Warren Fairbanks Center for Medical Ethics. In addition, he is the Fellowship Director for Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.
Dr. Bosslet completed his fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Indiana University, where he was chief fellow in his final year of training. During this time, he completed the Clinical Ethics Fellowship at the Charles Warren Fairbanks Center for Medical Ethics, and a Master of Arts in Philosophy and Bioethics.
In 2015, Dr. Bosslet co-chaired a multi-society statement entitled “An Official ATS/AACN/ACCP/ESICM/SCCM Policy Statement: Responding to Requests for Potentially Inappropriate Treatments in Intensive Care Units.” This statement provides guidance to clinicians on how to handle disputed requests for treatments in ICUs.
He is also the co-director of IU Talk, a communication skills workshop for practicing physicians at Indiana University. Through this position he has helped to train over 500 faculty and trainees in empathic communication skills.
Dr. Bosslet’s academic interests also include selection criteria for postgraduate medical education and remediation programs for struggling learners. Additionally, he is the Chair of the Training and Transitions Committee of the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) and the co-editor for the Training, Education, and Career Hub for the journal CHEST.