End of Life as a Public Health Issue: Setting the Ethics and Policy Making Agenda
Learning Areas:Clinical medicine applied in public health
Ethics, professional and legal requirements
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related public policy
Identify opportunities and challenges in defining end of life as a public health issue
Keyword(s): Ethics, End-of-Life Care
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am an Associate Professor at Nova. I have a Ph.D. in anthropology (medical emphasis) and a master of public health from UCLA and hold a law degree from Yeshiva University. I formerly served as the ED of the New York State Task Force on Life and the Law, as a Georgia County Health Director, as the CEO of a public health hospital, and as the Deputy General Counsel/Chief Privacy Officer of the NYC DOHMH.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.