Two Day Mandatory Course in Medical Ethics by WACP

WEST AFRICAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS


ANNOUNCES

A TWO DAY MANDATORY COURSE IN MEDICAL ETHICS

Course Highlights
  • Overview of medical ethics
    -Historical issues in bioethics
    -Relevance to clinical care

  • Moral theories and Ethical principles
    -Moral theories
    -Utilitarianism-Concept of utility
    -Kantanianism-Obligation based
    -Ethical principles
    -Respect for autonomy
    -Non-maleficence

  • Ethics of Clinical Care
    -Doctor-Patient relationship
    -Professionalism

  • Research ethics
    -Regulatory bodies in ethics and the National Code
    -The meaning and justification of Informed Consent

  • Legal issues in medical practice
    -Ethical codes-Nuremburg
    -N.M.A Code of Ethics
    -Institutional Review Boards

  • Ethical Dilemmas
    -Stem Cell Research
    -End of Life Issues
    -Online Course in Bioethics
Course fees
Ten thousand naira (N10,000.00) only (inclusive of Lunch and tea break)

MANDATORY for all Resident Doctors taking the part 1 examination of The College starting October, 2011.

Dates
  1. 2nd - 3rd of June, 2011
  2. 30th of June - 1st July, 2011
  3. 28th - 29th July, 2011
Venue
COLLEGE AUDITORIUM,
College of Medicine
University College Hospital, Ibadan.

Registration
Candidates should register by sending an email to wacpethics@yahoo.com indicating the following:
  1. Name
  2. Department
  3. Training center
  4. Date of the course preferred
PLEASE NOTE:
  • Places on the course are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.
  • Participants are required to bring their laptops along to the venue.
SIGNED:
Dr Modupe Ladipo - FWACP
Family Medicine Department
University College Hospital.
Dr Kikelomo Osinusi - FWACP
Department of Pediatrics
University College Hospital

CLICK TO SEE Course Announcement here - pdf

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