1. Determine an appropriate framework for analyzing (the three most) common ethical dilemmas that arise in surgical intensive care
2. Examine personal values and professional obligations in relation to ethical issues that arise in surgical intensive care
3. Explain steps to identify the “least bad” course of action in surgical intensive care and progress toward an ethically-sound resolution via bioethics mediation
3. Identify the relevant questions of moral analysis and moral reasoning in surgical intensive care


Peter A. DePergoal II, Ph.D., M.T.S.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
BH Director of Clinical Ethics

Session date: 
09/27/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am EDT
Chestnut Conference Room 1AB
759 Chestnut St
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
  • 1.00 American Board of Surgery MOC

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