Distance Learning

The Intersection of Public Health and Healthcare: Exploring Trends in Healthcare Quality and the Law, Part IV: Exploring Trends: Bioethics, Healthcare Quality, and the Law - On Demand Recording

Recorded On: 11/18/2016

Time: 90 minutes
Format: On Demand Recording

This webinar, which features speakers from the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues, will offer a primer on bioethics, research ethics, and the law. Speakers will describe neuroscience studies and the problem of getting consent from patients with mental disorders and discuss strategies and procedures when a research participant is harmed. Lastly, speakers will discuss the relationship between bioethics and healthcare quality, and how the U.S. legal system should address research participant protection laws, and laws surrounding international research practices.

Note: No CLE offered for this course.

This webinar is presented in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Sponsoring AHLA Group:

  • AHLA Public Interest Committee

Co-sponsoring AHLA Group:

  • Hospitals and Health Systems Practice Group
  • Post-Acute and Long Term Services Practice Group

Fahruk Akinleye, MPH (Moderator)

Workforce Development Coordinator

Public Health Law Program
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Elizabeth Pike, J.D., LL.M.

Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues

Washington, DC

Nicolle K. Strand, J.D., M.


Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues
Washington, DC

Philip L. Pomerance

COO and General Counsel

Best Practices Inpatient Care, Ltd.
Long Grove, IL

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