As we enter 2017, a brief pause to look back at some of our top posts from the past year:
September 12, 2016
Our Travis Rieder continues the debate about climate change and the ethics of having children.
August 26, 2016
After nearly 30 years of research into moral distress there are no clear-cut answers for how to reduce its detrimental impact. In August, 46 nurse leaders convened at Johns Hopkins to address these challenges.
January 29, 2016
Our own Peter Young reviews Everyman Theater’s Under the Skin, which features an inside look at the ethical complexities of kidney donation within a broken family. Is blood truly thicker than water?
January 29, 2016
In a new paper and New York Times Special Report, oncologist and bioethicist Yoram Unguru tackles one of medicine’s most wrenching dilemmas.
August 12, 2016
Moral philosophy meets politics as our Travis Rieder explores whether we can be morally obligated to vote for someone we dislike in order to avoid greater harms.
March 2, 2016
Berman Institute faculty members are at the table to plan the largest government research undertaking in US history.
September 13, 2016
‘Victory wrapped inside a defeat’?
June 8, 2016
Bioethics scholars discuss the necessity and complexity of medical research with pregnant women, in the context of Zika and beyond.
January 12, 2016
The culture of American football and the values of football players present a daunting challenge to medical professionals trying to make the game safer.
The views, opinions and positions expressed by these authors and blogs are theirs and do not necessarily represent that of the Bioethics Research Library and Kennedy Institute of Ethics or Georgetown University.