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Practical Ethics in Health Care Conference

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.


The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Friday, April 5, 2019 at 7:30am to 3:45pm

Saunders Research Building, School of Nursing Auditorium
265 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14620

Event Type

Conferences and Symposia, Medicine and Healthcare, Continuing Education


General Public, Faculty, Students, Alumni, Staff, Health Care Professionals


Institute for Innovative Education


Continuing Education Credits

5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM, Nursing Contact Hours, #SW-0005 Contacy Hours

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