Huffington Post Nir Eyal, associate professor of global health and social medicine and a Faculty Member at the Center for Bioethics, participated in a Q&A about utility, fairness and risk in health care.
The Center for Bioethics' Executive Director, Christine Mitchell, along with current Fellow in Medical Ethics Paul McLean and former Fellow Carol Powers will host a Tweet Chat on April 20th at 8:30PMEDT on “Patients Without Surrogates."
March 18, 2015 This multidisciplinary program has been developed to inform and deliberate with ethicists, health care providers, attorneys and the public about changes in conceptions of the family and medical technologies and practices that challenge moral conventions and contemporary law.
FRONTLINE documentary featuring Atul Gawande explores the relationships between doctors and patients nearing the end of life, and shows how many doctors struggle to talk honestly and openly with their patients who are dying.
Boston.com Dr. Lachlan Forrow writes about how Brittany Maynard’s medically assisted death in Oregon highlights the tragic failures of our health care system which does not support the kind of care and comfort at home that most people want at the end of their lives.