September 9, 2017
Islamic Resource Center
5235 S. 27th Street
Greenfield, WI 53221
Hosted by the Milwaukee Muslim Women's Coalition in concert with The 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.
Aasim I. Padela, MD, MSc
Registration and Credit Hours
The deadline is August 27th and registrations after that date are not guaranteed to receive educational materials.
Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits will be provided through the joint providership of the Chicago Medical Society and the Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
|9:00a - 9:30a||Registration and Networking|
|9:30a - 9:45a||MMWC Welcome and Opening Remarks|
|9:45a - 10:00a||Introduction to Workshop: Objectives and Logistics|
|10:00a - 11:00a||An Introduction to "Islamic" Bioethics|
|11:00a - 11:15a||Break|
|11:15a - 11:45a||Key Theological Concepts of Islamic Ethics|
|11:45a - 1:00p||Islamic Bioethical Rulings regarding End of Life Care|
|1:00p - 1:10p||Break|
|1:10p-2:30p||Case Discussion: Navigating the Islamic Ethics at the End of Life (working lunch provided)|
Health professionals and allied health trainees serving the Milwaukee-area Muslim community, religious leaders and chaplains interested in Islamic bioethics, social scientists and academic researchers studying Muslim health and Islamic bioethices, and all others interested in bioethics, cultural challenges in medicine, and how those topics intersect with Islam.
- Islamic Medical Ethics: A Primer
- Islamic Jurisprudence and the End of Human Life
- Medical Experts & Islamic Scholars Deliberating over Brain Death: Gaps in the Applied Islamic Bioethics Discourse
- Ethical Obligations and Clinical Goals in End-of-Life Care: Deriving a Quality-of-Life Construct Based on the Islamic Concept of Accountability Before God (Taklīf)
- Classic Islamic Theology: Ethics
- Islamic Law as Islamic Ethics
- Brain Death in Islamic Ethico-Legal Deliberation: Challenges for Applied Islamic Bioethics
- Lifting the Veil: A Typological Survey of the Methodological Features of Islamic Ethical Reasoning on Biomedical Issues
- Islamic Goals for Clinical Treatment at the End of Life: The Concept of Accountability Before God (Taklıf) Remains Useful: Response to Open Peer Commentaries on “Ethical Obligations and Clinical Goals in End-of-Life Care: Deriving a Quality-of-Life Construct Based on the Islamic Concept of Accountability Before God (Taklıf)