PHIL222-01B Moral Issues in Medicine (with Lisa S Rivera)

PHIL222-01B Moral Issues in Medicine (with Lisa S Rivera)

Concepts of health, illness and healing, under different paradigms of medicine. Is medicine an art or science? What is the impact of medical technology on human life and death? What is considered "natural"? Attention is given to issues in human reproduction (e.g. in vitro fertilization, conception, abortion). Questions of authority, accountability in doctor-patient relationships, patient advocacy, self help, right to health care or to refuse treatment. Social and political questions of health care organization.

Credit(s):

3

Location:

Harbor

Day(s) and Time(s):

Jul 15-Aug 22
TuTh: 1:30-4:30p

Distribution:

HU

Availability:

Registration for Summer 2019 is closed.
Class Number:2070_Smr2019
Your Price: $1,050.00

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Important Dates:
Registration begins: April 1, 2019
Online registration ends: 8:30am on the day of the first class meeting
Add/swap deadline: June 4 (Session 1); July 8 & 22 (Session 2)