Islamic Bioethics and End-of-Life Care

A Practical Workshop


Sept 9, 2017

Islamic Resource Center
Greenfield, Wisconsin

Workshop Overview:

Hosted ​by ​the Milwaukee Muslim Women’s Coalition in ​concert ​withThe ​Initiative ​on ​Islam ​& ​Medicine ​at ​the ​University ​of ​Chicago, ​this ​workshop ​discusses ​the ​sources ​of ​Islamic ​bioethics, ​Islamic ​bioethical ​guidelines ​pertaining ​to ​end-of-life ​care, ​and ​identifies ​the ​major ​ethical ​values ​at ​stake ​in ​the ​provision ​of ​end-of-life ​care ​to ​Muslim ​patients.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits provided through the joint providership of the Chicago Medical Society and the Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.

Course Faculty:

Dr. Aasim I. Padela
Director, Initiative on Islam and Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine of Emergency Medicine
Faculty, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics
The University of Chicago