Institutional Ethics Program
Clinical Ethics Case Conference
Treatment Over Objection:
Can It Be Justified?
Monday, March 6, 2023
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Michael Miller MD
Department of Psychiatry
and Behavioral Sciences
Tina Nguyen, PhD
Clinical Ethics Fellow
Department of Bioethics and Health Humanities
School of Public and
This will be a hybrid event open only to UTMB employees.
Please do not forward.
Health Education Center
Register HERE in advance for the Zoom lecture
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Identify ethical dimensions of two cases of patient refusal of recommended treatment. Discuss considerations for patient refusal of care and compelling treatment. Identify ways multidisciplinary teams work together to care for a patient refusing treatment.
Lunch will be available on a first come, first served basis.