142 Ophthalmology Ethics Lecture Series: "Is There An Ethical Mandate for Physicians to Model Healthy Living for Their Patients?" (090919)

Dallas, TX US
September 9, 2019

The purpose of this program is to provide a forum to review and discuss the clinical management of patients and to evaluate issues confronted by today’s physician in both public and private clinical practice and medical research

Target Audience

Faculty, fellows, residents, community physicians, and physician researchers interested in today’s ethical issues in medicine.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

1. Define the importance of medical ethics through history in the context of the medical profession and describe how these obligations are central to the preservation and improvement of the medical profession.

2. Describe and discuss how ethical dilemmas have developed over the course of history and the impact that history has had on the development of medical ethics.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Ethics
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/09/2019 - 7:30am CDT
Event ends: 
09/09/2019 - 8:30am CDT
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines blvd
Florence Bldg. (E) 30.6.224
Dallas, TX 75390
United States

PRESENTER: Grace Raja, MD, Fellow

Topic: Assistance Programs for Oncology


PRESENTER: Bishoy Gayed, MD, Fellow

Topic: Comparative Functional Outcomes
between Open and Robotic



Jonathan Dowell, M.D., Moderator






Jonathan Dowell, M.D., Moderator


Allison Clark, B.S.

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Dwain Fuller

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Ethics


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