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08 Dec
COVID and Limits on Autonomy: Lessons from Harlem Hospital
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Lectures, Symposia, Etc.

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Alumni, Faculty, Graduate Students, Postdocs, Residents & Fellows

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Social Justice

University Unit
Center for Bioethics and Health Law
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COVID and Limits on Autonomy: Lessons from Harlem Hospital

Medicine and Ethics Grand Rounds

Michael DeVita, MD
Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine at Columbia University Vagelos School of Physicians and Surgeons
Director of Critical Care, Harlem Hospital Center in New York

Abstract: Drawing on his experience from multiple vantage points, Dr. DeVita will discuss the impact of scarce resources on “routine” ethical decisioning, recount challenges to autonomy posed by widespread contagious serious illness, and examine how late consequences of critical illness may impact decisioning.

This Visiting Professor in Bioethics Lecture is co-sponsored by the Center for Bioethics & Health Law and the Department of Medicine

Dial-In Information

information forthcoming

Tuesday, December 8 at 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

COVID and Limits on Autonomy: Lessons from Harlem Hospital

Medicine and Ethics Grand Rounds

Michael DeVita, MD
Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine at Columbia University Vagelos School of Physicians and Surgeons
Director of Critical Care, Harlem Hospital Center in New York

Abstract: Drawing on his experience from multiple vantage points, Dr. DeVita will discuss the impact of scarce resources on “routine” ethical decisioning, recount challenges to autonomy posed by widespread contagious serious illness, and examine how late consequences of critical illness may impact decisioning.

This Visiting Professor in Bioethics Lecture is co-sponsored by the Center for Bioethics & Health Law and the Department of Medicine

Dial-In Information

information forthcoming

Tuesday, December 8 at 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Virtual Event