Center for Bioethics Seminar

Nneka Sederstrom

The Girl with the DNR Tattoo

Presented by: Nneka Sederstrom, PhD, MPH, MA, FCCP, FCCM
Director, Clinical Ethics Department, Children's Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota and Affiliate Faculty, Center for Bioethics

What truly is a patient's right to self-determine? Can an advance directive take any form? This talk will look at the complexities of autonomous decision making and end of life through the eyes of a young adult expressing her wishes in the form of a tattoo.

 
Event date: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 -
12:15pm to 1:30pm
Event location: 

TBA