Ethics Grand Rounds - December 14, 2022

Ethical Implications of Dobbs v. Jackson:

 Care in Obstetrics and Beyond




Uchenna E. Anani, M.D., FAAP
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Neonatology
Assistant Program Director, Pediatrics Residency


Elise W. Boos MD, MSc
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Adrienne L. Kepner, JD
Division Counsel
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Office of Legal Affairs


Allison McCarthy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Core Faculty, Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society, VUMC

Joseph Fanning,
Director, Clinical Ethics Consultation Service
Associate Director, Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society
Co-Chair VUMC Ethics Committee
Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society

This panel will address the ethical challenges in caring for patients in Tennessee

after the Supreme Court ruling in Dobbs versus Jackson Women’s Health Organization.   



Ethics Grand Rounds
Wednesday, December 14, 2022
12:00 ● 208 Light Hall


A Vanderbilt or VUMC badge will be required to enter Light Hall 208



Vanderbilt University Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Vanderbilt University Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Sponsored by the VUMC Ethics Committee and the Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society


Webinar available if you are unable to attend in person
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