PAM 502 Biomedical Ethics (2 SH)

Prerequisite: Admission to PA program

Lecture

This course will explore current and historical ethical and legal issues pertaining to the health care industry, and specifically the role of physician assistants. Students will examine various topics including, but not limited to, euthanasia, abortion, behavioral modification, allocation and distribution of medical resources, in vitro fertilization, genetic screening, and human experimentation.