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Ethics And Error In Medicine Mini Conference

March 3rd 1:15pm - March 4th 1:45pm

Medical error cannot be completely avoided or foreseen. Nevertheless, it raises a host of ethical issues because of patients’ dependence on their doctors’ expert judgment and the effects of medical mistakes on patient safety and public health. Medical providers and hospitals may be ethically blameworthy if they do not take care to prevent mistakes, if they do not communicate honestly ...continue reading "APPE – Ethics and Error in Medicine"

Twenty-seventh Annual International Conference

Hilton Palmer House Hotel
Chicago, Illinois
March 3-4, 2018

The Association for Practical and Professional Ethics, in partnership with the Western Michigan University Center for the Study of Ethics in Society and the WMU Homer Stryker School of Medicine, will host a mini-conference on Saturday and Sunday, March 3-4, in conjunction with the 2018 APPE Annual International Conference in Chicago, Illinois. ...continue reading "APPE – Ethics and Error in Medicine Mini Conference"