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Ethics Difficult Case Rewiew: Metastatic Breast Cancer, Religion, Pregnancy, and a Question of Futility

Ethics Difficult Case Rewiew: Metastatic Breast Cancer, Religion, Pregnancy, and a Question of Futility

 

After attending this activity, the target audience of physicians in psychology, psychiatry, surgery, oncology and critical care, social workers, nurses and chaplains should be able to:
 
Series Objectives
·         Recognize bioethical issues in patient care, thinking critically about topics, and engage in discussions of the problem with their peers (knowledge, competence);
·         Identify the situation's competing values and weigh the public good against the individual's rights (knowledge, competence);
·         Propose ethically sound solutions by clearly/confidently articulating bioethical quandary & the factors balanced in that solution, allowing the parties the outcome most appropriate for the situation (knowledge, competence, performance, pt outcomes).
 
 
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This series has been designated by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center for 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.
It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center that the program chair(s), planning committee member, faculty/teacher/ author, or CME activity reviewer must disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests whose products may be discussed in the activities, if any.  MD Anderson also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled use or investigational use (not yet approved for any purpose) of pharmaceutical and medical device products.  Specific disclosure will be made to the participants prior to the educational activity.               
 
Continuing Nursing Education
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
1.0    Nursing Contact Hour is pending approval.
 
Continuing Social Work Education
The following presentation for .1 Social Work ETHICS CEU is pending approval.
 

Date: 7/14/14, 12pm to 1pm
Time: 7/14/14, 12pm to 1pm
Location: Pickens Academic Tower FCT3.5001
Format: Seminar/Conference
CME: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Facilitator: Jessica A. Moore, DHCE
Speaker: Alyssa G. Rieber, MD
Contact: Brittany Campbell - (713) 794-1495 - bccampbell@mdanderson.org
Attachments:
  Bay Area Difficult Case Announcement_July 2014.pdf (PDF, 474 KB)
  Katy Difficult Case Announcement_July 2014.pdf (PDF, 475 KB)
  Memorial City Difficult Case Announcement_July 2014.pdf (PDF, 474 KB)
  Sugarland Difficult Case Announcement_July 2014.pdf (PDF, 474 KB)
  Woodlands Difficult Case Announcement_July 2014.pdf (PDF, 474 KB)
  Difficult Case Announcement_July 2014.pdf (PDF, 470 KB)