Ethics Issues in Organ Donation: The Code of Medical Ethics
This enduring e-learning module incorporates animation, infographics, and scenario-based learning to help physicians identify proposed methods aimed at increasing the supply of organs available for transplantation, describe key ethical principles for organ donation and transplantation systems, and apply these principles to models for organ donation. Physicians will find that this engaging module explains how balancing issues such as informed consent, voluntariness, and conflict of interest is a necessary and complex rubric for creating viable methods of increasing organ donors. Should you have technical questions, please contact the AMA Unified Service Center at 1-800-621-8335. Should you have questions regarding the content of the activity, please contact Danielle Chaet at danielle.chaet@ama-assn.org.
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Ethics Issues in Organ Donation: The Code of Medical Ethics
Release Date: November 22, 2017
Expiration Date: November 22, 2020

Learning Objectives
At the end of this activity, you should be able to: 
  1. Identify proposed methods aimed at increasing the supply of organs available for transplantation.
  2. Describe key ethical principles for organ donation and transplantation systems.
  3. Apply these principles to models for organ donation.
Target Audience
This activity is designed for any physician (particularly AMA members) who is interested in organ donation systems, the ethics of organ donation, or the organ shortage. 

Statement of Competency
This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/ACGME competencies: professionalism and systems-based practice. 

CME Activity Planning Committee
Kathleen Blake, MD CME Program Committee Advisor, AMA
Elliott Crigger, PhD Director, Ethics Policy, AMA
Danielle Chaet, MSB Research Associate, AMA

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ccreditation Statement 
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education credit for physicians.

Designation Statement
The American Medical Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim on the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Receiving Your CME Credit
To receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must: 1) view the materials, 2) successfully complete the assessment answering 6 out of 8 questions correctly, and 3) complete the evaluation.

Disclosure
The content of this activity does not relate to any product of a commercial interest as defined by the ACCME; therefore, there are no relevant financial relationships to disclose for the planners or faculty.

Hardware/Software Requirements to view these webcasts are:
Windows: Google Chrome (latest version)
Mac: Safari 7 and later, Google Chrome (latest version)
Mobile: Safari in Apple iOS 7 and later, Google Chrome (latest version) in Android OS 4.1 and later

Should you have questions regarding the activity content, please contact Danielle Chaet at danielle.chaet@ama-assn.org.

Should you have technical questions, please contact the AMA Unified Service Center at 1-800-621-8335.
Type:  Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
FREE
Member Price
$20.00
Non-Member Price
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Credits
1 Credits> AMA> AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

0 Credits> AMA> Certificate of Participation for Non-Physicians