COVID 19 and the Mental Health Effects of Quarantine

February 24, 2021

Dr. Shakel Henson, BSc, MD, MPH, MSc, MSc, MSBioethics, FRSPH, FRSTMH The coronavirus disease (COVID-19), a newly emerging infectious disease, has severely affected morbidity and mortality rates on a global…

Pediatric Gene Therapy Ethical Challenges in Clinical Trials – Lesha Shah MD

February 3, 2021 This is a recording of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai's January 13, 2021 Center-Wide Ethics Luncheon. The Center-Wide Ethics Luncheon is a monthly lunch-time talk that is…

Bioethics in Our Dynamic Healthcare System

January 20, 2021

Clarkson University's Graduate Blog has a post, "Bioethics in Our Dynamic Healthcare System,"about the Bioethics Program; check it out here!

Paying What’s Due: Indian Residential Schools and the Canadian Health Care System

December 15, 2020

Irelie Riggle, MS in Bioethics student, Specialization: Policy In 2016, Indigenous people in Canada made up only 4.9% of the population, yet they have and continue to experience disproportionate rates…

Justice and Vaccination Priority: A Response to CDC and NASEM Proposals

December 7, 2020

By Rosamond Rhodes, PhD Rosamond Rhodes is Professor of Medical Education and Director of Bioethics Education at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and Associate Director of The Bioethics…

Remembering Bob Veatch (1939-2020)

November 18, 2020

By Bob Baker That ever-present witness to, and always astute commentator on the birth of our field, Al Jonsen, once characterized Bob Veatch as “the original bioethicist” (Birth of Bioethics,…