New briefing: Responding to the COVID-19 pandemic - ethical considerations
17 Mar 2020
The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has published a new policy briefing. It setting out the key ethical considerations relevant to public health measures being introduced to manage the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK.
Dementia, Truth and Rights
14 Nov 2014 by Sarah Walker-Robson
Glasgow 20th-22nd October 2014 – outside, the edge of Hurricane Gonzalo whipping up the River Clyd...
Let’s talk (some more) about dementia
17 Jun 2014 by Sarah Walker-Robson
The first report launch I worked on here at the Nuffield Council was the 2009 publication 'Dementi...
Altruism and incentives – can they co-exist?
20 May 2013 by Katharine Wright
Last week, the Human Tissue Authority publicised the remarkable news that the annual number of 'altr...
Solidarity: reflections on an emerging concept in bioethics
30 Nov 2011
This report proposes a new definition of solidarity and applies it to policy making in the areas of biobanks, pandemics and lifestyle disease.