Medical Ethics

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
Philosophy
Course Number: 
164
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
An introduction to ethics through issues of medicine and health care. Topics include abortion, treatment of impaired infants, euthanasia, physician-assisted suicide, truth-telling, medical experimentation on human beings and on animals, and the allocation of scarce medical resources. (Gen.Ed. AT)
Comments: 
Open to RAP students in Perspectives in Health Topics in Kennedy Hall
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
72996

Course Sections

Medical Ethics
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
07 4.0 Robert Gruber M W F 1:25PM 2:15PM