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Medical Grand Rounds - Ethical Challenges in Practicing Medicine
Patterson Education Building, Sayre, Pa.
Videoconferenced to: Big Flats, Corning Centerway, Corning Hospital, Ithaca, Owego, Southport, Troy Community Hospital and Wellsboro.
(Lunch will be provided)
Presenter: Sunil J. Wimalawansa, MD, PhD, MBA, CCD, CRCP, MACDS, FRCPath, FACP, FACE, FCCP, FRCP, DSc, Professor of Medicine, Professor of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Nutrition, Professor of Physiology & Integrative Biology, Director, Regional Osteoporosis Center, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
*Cite few ongoing unethical practices in medicine.
*Familiarize with common ethical issues that come up in routine medical practice.
*Identify evolving role of ethical considerations in medicine – e.g., Responsibilities, accountability, and consideration of cost-effectiveness.
*Describe broader ethical issues in the use of enhancement drugs and procedures.
This program is intended for: General Internists, Hospitalists, Family Practitioners, Medical Specialists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Fellows, Residents, Medical and Nursing Students, and other Ancillary Healthcare Professionals.
“Guthrie Health is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.”
“Guthrie Health designates this live activity for a maximum of (1.0) AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.”
Disclosure/Conflict of Interest Statement
“Faculty and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing medical education activities sponsored by the Guthrie Health are expected to disclose to the audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).