Online Program

Ethical conduct of public health practice and research in challenging situations

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
This session is divided into two separate round table groups. Group 1 explores ethical issues in a variety of unique and challenging areas of public health practice. Group 2 explores ethical issues arising from recent Ebola outbreak in Western Africa and possible future outbreaks in the United States and elsewhere.
Session Objectives: Identify complex ethical issues in various public health settings. Understand key concepts in theory and practice of public health ethics.
Selena Ortiz, PhD, MPH and Lisa M. Lee

Table 2
End of Life as a Public Health Issue: Setting the Ethics and Policy Making Agenda   
Akiva Turner, PhD, JD, MPH, Alina M. Perez, JD, MPH, LCSW and Kathy Cerminara, JD
Table 3
Gendered experience of tobacco stigma: Implications for tobacco control   
Tamar Antin, DrPH, Geoffrey Hunt, PhD, Sharon Lipperman-Kreda, PhD and Rachelle Annechino, MIMS
Table 5
Ethics of Risk Communication in Autism Environmental Risk Research   
Michael Yudell, PhD, MPH, John Rossi, VMD, M.BIoethics, Amy Carroll-Scott, PhD, MPH, Jennfier Plumb, DSW/LSW, Debra Langer, MPA, MSc and Lindsay Berrigan
Table 9
Emergency Preparedness: Applying Ethical Practices to Deliver Alternative Methods of Care for an Ebola Outbreak in the United States   
Jennifer Tripken, Ed.D., CHES, Susan Mbawuike, B.A., Ayan Ibrahim, CHES, M.S., Catherine Lopez, M.S. and Whitney Carrington, MS

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Ethics
Endorsed by: Aging & Public Health, International Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Socialist Caucus, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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