AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

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AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

AMA Journal of Ethics. August 2016

This month in Journal of Ethics

Ethics in Pathology

Pathologists face interesting, important, and underexplored ethical complexities. This issue of the AMA Journal of Ethics considers a few of these neglected issues and questions, including shifts in social and cultural attitudes toward autopsy, cautions about the use of social media for sharing images, and what the death of Prince tells us about the public and professional obligations of physicians who interact with the media.

Upcoming Issues

September Ethics and Interprofessionalism in Medical Education

October Health Professionals with Disabilities

November Transgender Health and Medicine

December Ethics in Neuropsychology

January Human Trafficking and Medicine

February Legitimacy and Authority in Medicine