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Course Overview

This will be an interactive conference that will address leading ethical issues associated with the study and clinical implementation of uterus transplantation, with applications for future innovative research in reproductive medicine.

Highlights include:

  • Research ethics and human subject protections in the study of uterine transplantation and future innovative research in reproductive medicine.
  • The unique ethical landscape that exists at the crossroads of reproductive medicine and transplantation.
  • Incorporating maternal-fetal ethics and pediatric ethics in discussions of uterus transplantation.
  • Preparing for evolving ethical issues with advances in the science of uterus transplantation.
  • Ethical considerations in the clinical implementation of uterus transplantation.

Target Audience

  • Transplant Medicine
  • Family Practice
  • Internal Medicine and Subspecialties
  • Surgery
  • Women's Health
  • Ethicist
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • PhD
  • Physician Assistant
  • Professor
  • Researcher
  • Resident/Fellow
  • Scientist
  • Student

Objectives

  • Identify the lead ethical issues associated with the study of uterine transplantation for the treatment of uterine factor infertility.
  • Describe the ethical issues associated with the anticipated clinical application of uterine transplantation for the treatment of uterine factor infertility.
  • Apply frameworks of reproductive ethics and research ethics to develop a strategic approach for new ethical issues that will emerge with conducting innovative research to understand and address leading health issues in reproductive medicine.