Is Death Relative?
Navigating the Clinical Complexities Surround Brain Death
Monday, November 5, 2018
Plaza Cafe Conference Room A/B
Claire Creutzfeldt, MD
Assistant Professor, Neurology
Denise M Dudzinski, PhD, MTS
Professor & Chair, Bioethics & Humanities
James A Fausto, MD
Associate Professor, Family Medicine,
Medical Director for Palliative Care, UWMC
•Identify ethical controversies surrounding brain death.
•Describe practical aspects of brain death determination.
•Discuss multi-disciplinary strategies to respectfully and professionally support families experiencing brain death of a loved one.
We invite you to join us for Bioethics Grand Rounds, sponsored by the Department of Bioethics & Humanities. This is a CME credit activity.
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