In this course, we will examine some of the moral challenges that arise in the relationship between medical practitioners and patients; the moral assumptions that underlie our conceptions of health, disease, and disability; and the moral principles that should structure our research practices.
Counts as an elective for the Philosophy major.
Satisfies the Philosophical and Religious Perspectives distribution requirement.
Counts as a core course in the Health and Human Values interdisciplinary minor.
Counts as an elective in the Neuroscience interdisciplinary minor.