Unpacking Bedside Bioethics


Unpacking Bedside Bioethics is a quarterly, virtual series for health professionals to deepen their understanding of clinical ethics.

Center for Bioethics core and affiliate faculty introduce foundational bioethics concepts, identify ethical dilemmas in clinical cases, and demonstrate how to apply bioethical frameworks to resolve those dilemmas.

Upcoming Events
Wednesday 25th May 2022 12:15- 1:15 pm Zoom Unpacking Bedside Bioethics
Unpacking Bedside Bioethics: Demystifying Decision-Making Capacity
Decision making capacity is a critical piece of working out how to respect a patient's autonomy. Determination of decision-making capacity lies in the hands of clinicians. While the idea of determining if a patient can make decisions might…

This inter-professional series is geared towards physicians, nurses, pharmacists, chaplains, social workers, and clinical staff. Health professions students are also encouraged to attend.  

Attendees will receive Certificates of Attendance from the Center for Bioethics to apply for Continuing Education Units for their respective professions. We are not able to offer CEUs directly to attendees at this time. Each talk will be recorded and posted to the Center for Bioethics website.