Healthcare Ethics and Moral Distress Consultation Intensive Training and Refresher Course

September 22, 2020 by


This intensive 4-day training program is designed for practicing health care professionals who wish to develop healthcare ethics and moral distress consultation knowledge and skills, and as a refresher/preparation course for consultants pursuing Healthcare Ethics Consultation Certification (HEC-C) from the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (ASBH). The training will emphasize the four content
domains for certification determined by the ASBH.
FORMAT: This interactive training conducted virtually via Zoom program will combine didactic sessions with hands-on exercises and attendance at UVA’s weekly Healthcare Ethics and Moral Distress Consult Services meeting. The number of participants will be strictly limited to ensure a personalized learning environment.

SCHEDULE: The program will begin at 12:00 pm on Friday, November 6, and conclude at 2:00pm on Monday, November 9.

PREREQUISITES: Participants will be expected to read Core Competencies for Health Ethics Consultation prior to the
training (available at

REGISTRATION: The cost is $1,500/person (Pre-registration is required.)

PLEASE CONTACT: Carrie Gumm (434)531-3480 or

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