Program Description: 
Bioethics and Medical Humanities Grand Rounds provides a monthly forum for teaching participants to resolve cases based on the best ethical practices. Bioethics and Medical Humanities Grand Rounds also provides information on any legislative changes that occur so that clinicians are ready to implement them. The Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities is the only clinical ethics center in Wisconsin. The faculty are leaders in clinical ethics and set the agenda for clinical ethics practice in Southeastern Wisconsin.
No sessions offered from June through August.
Key Words: bioethics, clinical ethics, health care ethics, medical ethics, medical humanities
Target audience: 
  • Physicians
  • Advanced Practice Professionals
  • Other health care professionals
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to:

  • Describe the ethical dilemma(s) in the presentation.
  • Analyze the ethical issues of the dilemma(s) and justify one's own position as related to the care of patients.
  • Apply the ethical justification to the next relevant ethical dilemma encountered in the care of patients.
Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Directors:

Arthur R. Derse, MD, JD
Professor and Director
Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities
Medical College of Wisconsin

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

  • Arthur R. Derse

The following persons in control of content disclosed the following financial relationships which were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest mitigation process and addressed.




Kris Tym
Series date: 
01/01/2023 - 6:00am CST to 12/31/2023 - 6:00am CST

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Group description: 
Bioethics and Medical Humanities Grand Rounds 2023
Series location: 
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States