Topic: What Ethical Framework Can Justify the Allocation of Scarce Life-Saving Resources (e.g., Ventilators) During the COVID-19 Pandemic? Date: April 9, 2020 Time: 2 - 3.00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Venue: Zoom meeting REGISTER HERE Speaker: Henry Silverman, MD, MA University of Maryland Baltimore Description: During the past few weeks, New York City has [...]
Dr. Henry Silverman responded to the March 26 front-page article Hospitals debate do-not-resuscitate orders over fears for staffers’ health,” in his letter published in the Washington Post on March 30.
Time magazine published an article about Dr. Gelb's personal experience with COVID-19. The article is entitled "The Coronavirus Sidelined Me From My Work as a Doctor. Soon I'll Be Back on the Frontlines." Please click here
The Hastings Center, a bioethics think tank, initiated a petition to urge the federal government to develop a more robust and ethical federal response to the pandemic. It is intentionally focused on what the federal government can do, not the states and health systems. The aim is to have bioethics faculty, fellows, and graduate students –people with [...]
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, in order to provide a level of certainty in planning for our Summer School in 2020, we have decided to deliver this program online as a virtual event. Dates will be announced shortly. We will use Zoom technology, for more information click here. We are working with our instructors to [...]