After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Understand the modern definition of human rights and key historic events that led to its creation.
2. Understand the Geneva Conventions and core principles of the modern rules of engagement.
3. Explore controversies and ethical dilemmas in modern armed conflict.
4. Define the key types of organizations involved I humanitarian relief.
5. Understand the mission and work of Doctors Without Boarders.


Katherine M. Horan, MD, MPH, FAAP
Assistant Professor in Pediatrics
UMMS - Baystate

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

No members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.


Session date: 
02/16/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am EST
Webinar Live
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 APA American Psychological Association
    Baystate Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Baystate Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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