HSM 542 Healthcare Rights and Responsibilities
Week 3 DQ 1 Roe v. Wade (Graded)
What were the key elements of the court’s holding in Roe v. Wade? Should the stage of pregnancy determine a woman’s right to an abortion? What are the rights of fathers?
Week 3 DQ 2: New Reproductive Technologies (Graded)
Advances in reproductive technology have brought about new opportunities for prospective parents, but they also pose some significant ethical challenges. Select any one of these new reproductive technologies to discuss. Do you feel that this approach is an appropriate and ethical way to achieve parenthood?
Week 3 Assignments:
Project Background and Problem Statement (Physician Assisted Suicide)
Scenario (Should a Pregnant Woman Be Punished for Exposing Her Fetus to Risk)