Evil Medical History

As future individuals in healthcare, it is important to understand the history of medical ethics in the US. As we traverse throughout time in order to trace ethics, we will learn about unethical experiments that have shaped current medical ethics and the way in which professionals conduct themselves today. As a disclaimer for this lesson, many of the case studies discussed are disturbing and if at any point you feel uncomfortable, feel free to pause and take a breather.


  • Demonstrate the importance of ethics in healthcare
  • Trace ethics throughout history, and ethics in question today

Lesson Video: Part 1

Lesson Video: Part 2