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Register today for a Colorado Medical Society webinar: Ethics and COVID-19, Friday, May 22, 12-1 p.m. Attendees can earn up to 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ and 1 COPIC Point.

Ethical issues related to COVID are complex and challenging. This webinar will bring experts to address ethical issues related to access to care including protecting health care workers. You will have the opportunity to provide suggestions on other ethical aspects of COVID and the practice of medicine to be addressed in future educational events.

Confirmed panelists:

  • Matthew DeCamp, MD, PhD, Associate Professor in the Center for Bioethics and Humanities and Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
  • Jeremy Lazarus, MD, psychiatrist, past president of the American Medical Association, and member of the AMA Council of Ethical & Judicial Affairs 

Objectives

After completing this activity the learner should be able to:

  • Summarize ethical considerations in research and publication, right to try, randomized trials, and quality of publications to be followed during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Outline ethical considerations in delivering palliative care
  • Discuss ethics of prioritizing health care workers in the triage process.
  • Describe ethical implications of access to care for the uninsured, underinsured and Medicaid patients in a health care system that is already financially challenged

ACCME Accreditation Statement

The Colorado Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement

The Colorado Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships:

The content of this CME activity does not relate to any product of a commercial interest as defined by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, therefore; neither the planners, faculty, nor any others in control of the content of this CME activity have any financial conflicts of interest for CME purposes.