PHL281H1: Bioethics

Hours

36L

An introduction to the study of moral and legal problems in medical practice and in biomedical research; the development of health policy. Topics include: concepts of health and disease, patient rights, informed consent, allocation of scarce resources, euthanasia, abortion, genetic and reproductive technologies, human research, and mental health.

Exclusion
PHLB09H3, PHL283H5
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)