WCMC Division of Medical Ethics and CTSC Present CME Research Ethics Course

Division of Medical Ethics, Weill Department of Medicine
with the Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC)
Present

CONTROVERSIES IN RESEARCH ETHICS

Inmaculada de Melo-Martin, PhD, MSc.
Professor of Medical Ethics in Medicine
Professor of Medical Ethics in Reproductive Medicine
Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research
Weill Cornell Medical College

October 9, 2014             Academia-Industry Collaborations: Ethical Issues
November 20, 2014       Is There a Moral Duty to Participate in Biomedical Research?
December 4, 2014         Research with Children: Ethical Issues

Time: 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Location: 1300 York Avenue, Room A-106

For more information call: Division of Medical Ethics – 212-746-4246

Target Audience:         Weill-Cornell physicians in all specialties, other interested physicians and health care providers, and students.

Course Objectives:      This CME activity is intended to lead to improved patient care and safety based upon an assessment of gaps in physician knowledge, competence and performance.  By the conclusion of this series, physicians should learn new content relevant to their practice that informs and thereby improves the clinical care they provide.

CME Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements:      Weill Cornell Medical College is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Weill Cornell Medical College designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure:      It is the policy of Weill Cornell Medical College to adhere to ACCME Criteria, Policies, and Standards for Commercial Support and content validation in order to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored programs.  All faculty participating in sponsored programs are expected to disclose relevant financial relationships pertaining to their contribution to the activity, and any discussions of off-label or investigational uses of approved commercial products or devices, or of any products or devices not yet approved in the United States.  WCMC CME activities are intended to be evidence-based and free of commercial bias. If you feel this is not the case, please call the Office of Continuing Medical Education at 212-746-2631 to anonymously express any concerns.

WCMC does not accept industry support for any regularly scheduled conference.  Any exceptions to this are approved by the CME Committee, and will be disclosed prior to this presentation.

WCMC is accessible for individuals with disabilities or special needs. Participants with special needs are requested to contact the Office of CME at 212.746.2631.

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