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The medical profession has long subscribed to a body of ethical
statements developed primarily for the benefit of the patient. As a
member of this profession, a physician must recognize responsibility to
patients first and foremost, as well as to society, to other health
professionals, and to self.
-- Taken from the AMA's "Principles of Medical Ethics." Preamble. available at: http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/category/2512.html
The Medical Ethics Organization (MEO) was created in order to:
Some of the activities that MEO organizes are class surveys,
guest speakers, open debates, and educational service projects.
Furthermore, since this is such a young organization there is a lot of
room for suggestions and any other ideas.
For more information or if you have any questions please contact: Derrick Fenchel or Garrett Wilcox.
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