Education – College of Medicine

CBHX 2400 - Group 6
Lecturer Robert Dunton, MD
Room 3509 Setnor Academic Building
Time Tuesdays, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Attendance is required. If you are unable to make a session, you must contact Dr. Dunton in advance and discuss alternative arrangements.


June 11—The patient first: the clinical experience and respecting patients while learning on them

July 9—Speaking up

July 30—Telling the truth and keeping secrets

August 27—Ethics consultations and how to analyze and deal with ethical dilemmas

September 17
—Cultural, religious, and personal practices

October 15
—Discussion of Ethics Case Analysis Papers

November 12—Advance directives, surrogate decision-making, and the NY Family Health Care Decision Act

December 17—Futility, palliative care, and physician-assisted suicide

January 14—The limits of altruism: difficult patients and professional conscience; Speaking up paper due

February 11—The U.S. health care "system"

March 4—Self-regulation of the profession

April 1—Reflections on the graduating oath and the good Physician

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Open Faculty Position in Bioethics and Social Activism

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Submissions accepted annually September 1 through May 1.