Sun, May 24|
Duty to Care: Is there a limit?
Doctors and nurses are dying from COVID-19 due to the scarcity of masks and other personal protective equipment. In the face of extraordinary risk, is there a limit to healthcare providers’ Hippocratic duty to care for their patients?
Time & Location
May 24, 2020, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EDT
About the event
Samuel Dale is a recent graduate of the University of Toronto and a new member of the Café Bioethics team. He wishes to pursue a Master’s in Bioethics and continue his passion for insightful dialogue around healthcare. Currently, he is co-authoring a requested publication on the ecological value of the Amazon and the necessity for Indigenous stewardship with Dr./Professor Kerry Bowman at U of T.
This event is part of our COVID-19 Spring Series. In an effort to stay connected while isolated, let's discuss the ethical issues you and the world are experiencing in true Café Bioethics fashion, with open minds, utmost respect, and intellectual accessibility.