Speaker: Michael Grodin, MD
Professor of Health Law, Bioethics and Human Rights
Boston University School of Public Health
By the end of this podcast, listeners should be able to:
- List five reasons why there is so much interest and concern about medical ethics in geriatric medicine today.
- Define and distinguish normative ethics, descriptive ethics, law, religion, and human rights as methodologies to address problematic decision making in geriatric medicine.
- Identify three principles of biomedical ethics.
- Identify and describe substantive and procedural approaches to moral dilemmas.