Events

Tuesday 14th Feb. 2023 12:15 - 1:15 pm Unpacking Bedside Bioethics

Informed Consent: Beyond "Consenting" the Patient

  • Miriam Shapiro, MD, University of Minnesota Medical School
  • Thaddeus Pope, JD, PhD, HEC-C, Mitchell Hamline School of Law
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Informed consent is a critical piece of respecting a patient’s autonomy. Only if a patient or surrogate understands the risks, benefits, and alternatives to proposed health care can they adequately evaluate whether that health care is…
Ethics Grand Rounds Feb. 24, 2023 | 12 - 1 P.M. CST Zoom | Free | Open to the Public

Black Reproductive Health: Getting at the Root Cause of Inequity

  • Rachel R. Hardeman, PhD, MPH, University of Minnesota School of Public Health
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Structural racism disadvantages Black birthing people before, during, and after pregnancy, leading to heartbreaking health inequities for them and their babies. Relationship-centered and culturally-centered care models provide needed…