Free “Ethics in Childbirth Education” Webinar offered by Lamaze International
Lamaze International is offering childbirth educators and others the opportunity to participate in a free hour-long webinar with Raymond De Vries, Ph. D. The webinar is scheduled for Wednesday, July 18th , 2012 from 1:00-2:00 PM EDT.
Dr. De Vries is a Professor at the Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School. Dr. De Vries has written several published papers and was most recently quoted The Atlantic Monthly article; “The Most Scientific Birth Is Often the Least Technological Birth”.
At the end of this webinar session, learners will be able to define how to apply the Lamaze code of ethics to pre-natal education by adopting a sociological approach to thinking about and resolving ethical dilemmas of birth which takes into account the social, economic, and political context within which ethical problems exist.