Ethics Grand Rounds: Medical Futility and Requests for Potentially Inappropriate Treatment


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Monday, December 2, 2019 | 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Add to Calendar

Topic: Medical Futility and Requests for Potentially Inappropriate Treatment
Presenter: Andrew Childress, Ph.D.
Time/room: 5-6 p.m. in the Denton A. Cooley Auditorium (DAC) at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
Access Zoom: https://bcm.zoom.us/j/249346811
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• Identify the ethical principles underlying disputes about medically inappropriate treatment
• Apply contextually-appropriate definitions of medical futility to an ethically challenging case.
• Describe several strategies for resolving disagreements about potentially inappropriate treatment


Location

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center - Denton A. Cooley Auditorium

6720 Bertner Ave, Houston, TX 77030

Contact

Clarice Jacobson

713-798-9155