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Feb 27, 2018 at 12:00 pm

Tough Cases


Topic:“Go Back to California: When Doctors Refuse to See Transgender Patients”

Discussion Leader: Brian Snyder, MD, UCSD Department of Emergency Medicine; Hospital Ethics Committee and Kaitlyn O’Donnell, LCSW, UC San Diego; Hospital Ethics Committee

The Tough Cases ethics discussion series is supported by the Allen Lein Ethics in Medicine Fund and meets once monthly. It provides an opportunity for physicians, nurses, social workers, other clinical staff, and students anticipating a career in medicine or science to increase awareness of, and sensitivity to, ethical issues.

Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are the fourth Tuesday of the month, noon–1:30 p.m. UC San Diego Medical Center room 11-309 (Hospital In-patient Tower).

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Feb 27, 2018 at 12:00 pm


University of San Diego, California, Medical Center, Room 11-309

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Mary Devereaux    858-822-2647


Faculty, Staff, Students

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Mary Devereaux

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Talks and Lectures