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When:  Feb 28, 2024 from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM (CT)
Where:   Missouri Western State University, 4525 Downs Drive, Popplewell 3rd Floor Room 304, Saint Joseph, MO, 64507, US

When & Where

Missouri Western State University
4525 Downs Drive
Saint Joseph, MO 64507

Feb 28, 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM (CT)



James M. Okapal is a Professor Philosophy at Missouri Western State University.  He received his BA from Ohio State University, his MA from Bowling Green State University, and his PhD from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville all in the field of moral philosophy.  He teaches undergraduate courses in ethics, a graduate level course The Foundations of Professional Ethics, and his research specializes in the intersection of theoretical and applied ethics with literature.  He has over 15 publications, including an overview of the principles of bioethics regularly used by MOSAI as introductory material for their ethics committee. In addition, he has 40 presentations including several to professional organizations such as MOSAIC Healthcare Systems, Clay County Public Health, and the Missouri Department of Transportation.  He has been a member of the MOSAIC Ethics Board for most of the past 17 years and recently became a member of the Ethics Committee of the National Pop Culture Association. He was recently awarded the Dr. James V. Mehl Award for Outstanding Faculty Scholarship at Missouri Western State University.

February 28, 2024:  Ethical Case Studies in Accounting

This presentation will introduce the audience to a method for reflecting on ethical problems encountered in a professional setting.  The method involves identifying moral problems, relevant stakeholders and their interests, moral values associated with those interests, and possible morally acceptable resolutions to those problems.

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Check in at the registration desk at the event.

Participants will earn 1.0 hour CPE (NASBA sponsored by Heartland Regional Council)

Field of Study: Behavioral Ethics

Prerequisites: None

Who should attend: Anyone who has an interest in Behavioral Ethics

Advanced Preparation: None

Program Level: Beginner

Delivery Method: “IN PERSON” Group Live at Missouri Western State University, 4525 Downs Drive, Saint Joseph, MO 64507. Building “Popplewell” 3rd floor, room 304.

Time: Registration begins at 4:00PM, Presentation to begin 4:30PM

Cost: No Charge

Refunds and Cancellations:

Refunds are N/A for this event as there is no charge. Cancellations will be communicated to registrants via email or phone number, if an email address or phone number was provided on the registration form. For more information regarding refund, complaint, and/or program cancellation policies please contact our Chapter President at 816-262-6405.


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Martha Bradley