Current Project

Ongoing series of activities

COVID 19 women walking in Italy

Journal articles

Abbasi K (2020) Covid-19: questions of conscience and duty for scientific advisers BMJ 369: m2102

Arie S (2020) Covid-19: can France’s ethical support units help doctors make challenging decisions? BMJ369: m1291

Berger ZD, Evans NG, Phelan AL et al. (2020) Covid-19: control measures must be equitable and inclusive BMJ 368: m1141

Blumenthal-Barby J, Boyd K, Earp BD et al. (2020) Pandemic medical ethics Journal of Medical Ethics 46(6): 353

Bollyky TJ, Gostin LO, and Hamburg MA (2020) The equitable distribution of COVID-19 therapeutics and vaccines JAMA

Boyd K (2020) Ethics in a time of coronavirus Journal of Medical Ethics 46(5): 285-6

Chiriboga D, Garay J, Buss P et al. (2020) Health inequity during the COVID-19 pandemic: a cry for ethical global leadership The Lancet

Emanuel EJ, Persad G, Upshur R et al. (2020) Fair allocation of scarce medical resources in the time of Covid-19 New England Journal of Medicine

Fritz Z, Huxtable R, Ives J et al. (2020) Ethical road map through the covid-19 pandemic BMJ 369: m2033

Gopichandran V, and Subramaniam S (2020) Response to Covid-19: an ethical imperative to build a resilient health system in India Indian Journal of Medical Ethics

Gostin LO, Friedman EA, and Wetter SA (2020) Responding to Covid-19: how to navigate a public health emergency legally and ethically Hastings Center Report 50(2): 8-12

Huxtable R (2020) COVID-19: where is the national ethical guidance? BMC Medical Ethics 21(1): 32

Lewnard JA, and Lo NC (2020) Scientific and ethical basis for social-distancing interventions against COVID-19 The Lancet Infectious Diseases

Liddell K, Skopek JM, Palmer S et al. (2020) Who gets the ventilator? Important legal rights (SSRN), and forthcoming in JME

London AJ, and Kimmelman J (2020) Against pandemic research exceptionalism Science 368(6490): 476

Mannelli C (2020) Whose life to save? Scarce resources allocation in the COVID-19 outbreak Journal of Medical Ethics 46(6): 364

McConnell D (2020) Balancing the duty to treat with the duty to family in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic Journal of Medical Ethics 46(6): 360

Parker MJ, Fraser C, Abeler-Dörner L et al. (2020) Ethics of instantaneous contact tracing using mobile phone apps in the control of the COVID-19 pandemic Journal of Medical Ethics: medethics-2020-106314

Persad G, and Emanuel EJ (2020) The ethics of COVID-19 immunity-based licenses (“immunity passports”) JAMA

Prachand VN, Milner R, Angelos P et al. (2020) Medically necessary, time-sensitive procedures: scoring system to ethically and efficiently manage resource scarcity and provider risk during the COVID-19 pandemic Journal of the American College of Surgeons

Pratt B, Cheah PY, and Marsh V (2020) Solidarity and community engagement in global health research The American Journal of Bioethics 20(5): 43-56

Pūras D, de Mesquita JB, Cabal L et al. The right to health must guide responses to COVID-19 The Lancet

Rosenbaum L (2020) Facing Covid-19 in Italy – ethics, logistics, and therapeutics on the epidemic’s front line New England Journal of Medicine

Savulescu J, Cameron J, and Wilkinson D (2020) Equality or utility? Ethics and law of rationing ventilators British Journal of Anaesthesia

Savulescu J, Persson I, and Wilkinson D (2020) Utilitarianism and the pandemic Bioethics

Schaefer G, Tam C, Savulescu J et al. (2020) COVID-19 vaccine development: time to consider SARS-CoV-2 challenge studies? SSRN

Truog RD, Mitchell C, and Daley GQ (2020) The toughest triage - allocating ventilators in a pandemic New England Journal of Medicine

White DB, and Lo B (2020) A framework for rationing ventilators and critical care beds during the COVID-19 pandemic JAMA

Wilkinson D (2020) ICU triage in an impending crisis: uncertainty, pre-emption and preparation Journal of Medical Ethics 46(5): 287-8

Zhang H, Shao F, Gu J et al. (2020) Ethics committee reviews of applications for research studies at 1 hospital in China during the 2019 novel coronavirus epidemic JAMA