February 21, 2017
Interdisciplinary Grand Rounds - Guardianship and Withdrawal of Care


February 21, 2017
12–1 p.m.

Please Note: This event has already occurred.

Homa Woodrum
Guardianship Attorney, UNLV

James Conway
Assistant General Counsel, UMC Hospital

Learning Objectives:

  1. Review substituted decision making in the healthcare context
  2. Identify specific Nevada laws and frameworks for withdrawal of care
  3. Discuss theories regarding guardianship and withdrawal of care with real world case examples

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. This program provides 1 CME credit towards the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners' requirement for continuing medical education credit in ethics, pain management, and/or addiction care.


  • Las Vegas - Simulation Center, Building B, Classroom 4
  • Category
  • Grand Rounds
  • Audience
  • Alumni
  • Faculty and Staff
  • Health Professional
  • Student
  • Region
  • South (Las Vegas Area)