This conference hosted by the Division of Medical Humanities and Bioethics focuses on common clinical ethical problems health care professionals face; such as defining death, the meaning of futility, assessing capacity in adults and children, working with surrogate decision-makers, and managing aggressive and violent patients/families, as well as many other issues. Robert D. Truog, MD, who is pictured, is Director, Center for Bioethics, Harvard Medical School, and is the keynote speaker, Defining Death: Persistent Problems and Possible Solutions.
Friday, April 5 at 7:30am to 3:45pm
Saunders Research Building, School of Nursing Auditorium
265 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14620