"Informed Consent, Patient Assent, and Informed Permission"
Mark Mercurio MD
June 4, 2014
8:00 to 9:00 am DHMC Auditorium E
Dr. Mercurio is Director of the Program for Biomedical Ethics and the Yale Pediatric Ethics Program, Professor of Pediatrics at Yale University School of Medicine, and an attending neonatologist at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital. He directs education in medical ethics for the School of Medicine, and also for pediatrics residents and fellows. Additionally, he participates in ethics education for attending physicians, nurses, medical students, and physician associate students. He is Chair of the Pediatric Ethics Committee and Associate Director of the Yale University Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics on the main campus. He has more than 20 years of experience as a clinical neonatologist actively involved in the training of fellows and residents in the Newborn ICU, as well as 20 years of experience in clinical ethics consultation.
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