Clinical Bioethics and Law

Course Catalog Number: 
5980
Course Credits: 
3
Course Type: 
Practicum
Course Priority: 
General Enrollment Course

Students observe ethical issues as they arise in clinical settings at area UPMC hospitals. Weekly observation during two mornings and one full day is required, as students shadow clinicians and observe family and ethics committee meetings. Students are expected to complete a self-paced medical terminology text.