Intensive Services Grand Rounds

The Ethics Committee & Consultants and Psychiatry: What the Clinician, Patient, and Family Should Know

Tammy Duong, MD
Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor
Member, UCSF Medical Ethics Committee
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Sirisha Narayana, MD
Associate Professor
Chair, UCSF Medical Ethics Committee
Chief, UCSF Ethics Consultation Service
Department of Medicine
UCSF School of Medicine


Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, learners will:

  • Be able to apply an established framework to evaluate complex ethical cases in hospital medicine
  • Know when and how to call an ethics consult
  • Be familiar with moral distress and moral residue


Intensive Services Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and are intended only for an audience of medical professionals.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits will be available for licensed physicians participating in this activity. You must attend this event and sign in to qualify for CME credit.

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Monday, August 24, 2020 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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