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Navigating the Ethics of COVID-19

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Release Date: Wed, 4/22/20
Termination Date: Thu, 12/31/20
Credits: 1

Navigating the Ethics of COVID-19

Presenter: Andrew G. Shuman, MD, FACS

This lecture was originally presented during Bioethics Grand Rounds (2020) held on 4/15/20.
There are no relevant financial relationships to disclose for this activity.
Target Audience: Access to content is limited to Michigan Medicine or those with a level 1 sign-on.

This activity is appropriate for:
House Officers, Medical Students, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Other Healthcare Professionals, Physician Assistants, Physicians, Social Workers

In the fields of:
Adolescent Medicine, Anesthesiology, Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, General Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Other Healthcare Professions, Otolaryngology, Palliative Medicine, Pathology, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Primary Care, Psychiatry, Psychology, Social Work, Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Accreditation and Credit Designation:

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Michigan Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Original Release Date: 4/22/2020
Termination Date: 12/31/2020

Additional Info:
  1. Emanuel EJ et al. Fair Allocation of Scarce Medical Resources in the Time of Covid-19. N Engl J Med. 2020 Mar 23. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsb2005114. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. White DB. A Framework for Rationing Ventilators and Critical Care Beds During the COVID-19 Pandemic. JAMA. 2020 Mar 27. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.5046. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. AMA Declaration of Professional Responsibility H-140.900. Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs.
  4. Potts JR 3rd. Residency and Fellowship Program Accreditation: Effects of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic. J Am Coll Surg. 2020 (Epub).
Category: COVID

Credits available:

AMA PRA Category 1: 1.00
Participation: 1.00