June 18, 2021

Suspicion About Vaccination Videos Fuels Attacks on Health Workers in Indian-Controlled Kashmir.

(New York Times) – As the Indian government struggles to expand a Covid-19 vaccination program dogged by shortages and bureaucratic missteps, its health workers in Kashmir are facing another challenge: attacks by residents. In recent weeks, health workers in the … Read More

June 18, 2021

‘It’s a Tipping Point’: Flood of COVID-19 Vaccine Donations Buoys Mood at WHO

(Science) – But a meeting of the G7, held in Cornwall, U.K., last weekend, has changed the gloomy outlook. The leaders of the seven big industrialized democracies committed to donating 1 billion doses—870 million more than previously announced—by the end … Read More

June 16, 2021

A New Edition of Journal of Medical Ethics Is Now Available

Journal of Medical Ethics (vol. 46, no. 8, 2020) is available online by subscription only.  Articles include: “Relational Ethical Approaches to the COVID-19 Pandemic” by David Ian Jeffrey  “Multivalue Ethical Framework for Fair Global Allocation of a COVID-19 Vaccine” by … Read More