Law, Medicine and Ethics
PubH 6368, 2 credits
This course explores legal, ethical, and policy issues that arise in the biomedical arena. We address controversial and challenging questions concerning, inter alia, the definitions of life and death, the nature of personal identity, the requirements of justice, and the boundaries of liberty. We will draw on legal, medical, and ethical/philosophical literature in examining these issues. Prerequisite: PUBH 6335 or instructor permission.
Meet the faculty of PubH 6368: Law, Medicine and Ethics in the below course introduction video: