General Bioethics, Clinical, Policy, and Theory Resources


Health Care Providers Testify on Organ Donation and Transplant System
Senate hearing on the Organ Donations and Transplant system AUGUST 3, 2022 https://www.c-span.org/video/?522134-1/health-care-providers-testify-organ-donation-transplant-system&live

Text of Universal Declaration—UNESCO

http://portal.unesco.org/en/ev.php-URL_ID=31058&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html

https://en.unesco.org/themes/ethics-science-and-technology/bioethics-and-human-rights

Ukraine

Institute of Ecumenical Studies in Ukraine, related to the role of Churches in this stressful days of War.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhPjFFAyGTs. You can watch the video “Ukrainian Churches in the Time of War”, organized by IES on Friday. Olha Koman  Secretary of the Institute of Ecumenical Studies Ukrainian Catholic University 

Trauma – Narratives 

A Posthumous Shock: How Everything Became Trauma Harper’s Dec 21, 2021 by Will Self  https://harpers.org/archive/2021/12/a-posthumous-shock-trauma-studies-modernity-how-everything-became-trauma/

https://www.activehope.info/

Understanding Eco-anxiety: A Systematic Scoping Review of Current Literature and Identified Knowledge Gaps, Journal of Climate Change and Health, https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2667278221000444

End of Life & Access to Clinical Care

https://www.who.int/news-room/commentaries/detail/the-healthy-ageing-50–leaders-transforming-the-world-to-be-a-better-place-to-grow-older

https://lancasteronline.com/opinion/columnists/helping-people-make-the-most-of-their-end-of-life-journeys-column/article_0f038b90-6f1a-11ec-9cad-b70e6ac4a501.html

https://theconversationproject.org/?utm_campaign=TCP%20Community%20Engagement%20Newsletter&utm_medium=email&_hsmi=200519429&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9qz6KZW59h_NyaRLR-8N1YEiFzgrT_Sdq7llYjTFnWSxhejmXcTfoP7qJj4XqSpOtHFaVv4xzIr7-gNDRFvTo-sI6-dQ&utm_content=200519429&utm_source=hs_email 

PROMOTING EQUITY, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION IN COMMUNICATION NEAR THE END OF LIFE https://www.aasld.org/event/webinar-promoting-equity-diversity-and-inclusion-communication-near-end-life Webinar by American Assoc of Liver Diseases to be held this week Thursday, September 30 @ 12

http://www.saber.ula.ve/bitstream/handle/123456789/37213/inequidades_salud.pdf;jsessionid=FBCAED3BD9AC4BED16D679F2EFDABD9B?sequence=1  (Symposium Sandra Fabregas with Chile (Dr. Francisco Leon), Spain (Mrs. Rossie Lugo) and Puerto Rico (Dr. Miriam Lugo)

Policy & Health Disparities

Zweig, S. A., Zapf, A. J., Beyrer, C., Guha-Sapir, D., & Haar, R. J. (2021). Ensuring Rights while Protecting Health: The Importance of Using a Human Rights Approach in Implementing Public Health Responses to COVID-19. Health and human rights23(2), 173–186. Ensuring Rights while Protecting Health – PMC (nih.gov)

Daniel S Goldberg, Against the Medicalization of Public Health (Ethics), Public Health Ethics, Volume 14, Issue 2, July 2021, Pages 117–119, https://doi.org/10.1093/phe/phab024

Freimuth VS, Quinn SC. The contributions of health communication to eliminating health disparities. Am J Public Health. 2004;94(12):2053-2055. doi:10.2105/ajph.94.12.2053 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1448587/  (Disparities and communications)

https://www.weforum.org/reports/lighthouse-action-on-social-justice-through-stakeholder-inclusion (World Economic Forum)

General Bioethics, Moral Theory, and Research Methods

Thomas Teo, “Doing justice” in psychological methodology: From science and
experiments to anecdotes, New ideas in Psychology, Volume 61, April 2021, 100854 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.newideapsych.2021.100854

Interesting Organizations

National Medical-Legal Partnership: https://medical-legalpartnership.org/ They provide lawyers in healthcare settings to assist low income people with legal/healthcare issues. I bet they see a fair number of bioethics issues, and might be willing to accept a team of bioethicists for consultation or for pro bono work within existing programs in the NY area.