General Bioethics, Clinical, Policy, and Theory Resources

Health Care Providers Testify on Organ Donation and Transplant System
Senate hearing on the Organ Donations and Transplant system AUGUST 3, 2022

Text of Universal Declaration—UNESCO


Institute of Ecumenical Studies in Ukraine, related to the role of Churches in this stressful days of War. You can watch the video “Ukrainian Churches in the Time of War”, organized by IES on Friday. Olha Koman  Secretary of the Institute of Ecumenical Studies Ukrainian Catholic University 

Trauma – Narratives 

A Posthumous Shock: How Everything Became Trauma Harper’s Dec 21, 2021 by Will Self

Understanding Eco-anxiety: A Systematic Scoping Review of Current Literature and Identified Knowledge Gaps, Journal of Climate Change and Health,

End of Life & Access to Clinical Care–leaders-transforming-the-world-to-be-a-better-place-to-grow-older 

PROMOTING EQUITY, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION IN COMMUNICATION NEAR THE END OF LIFE Webinar by American Assoc of Liver Diseases to be held this week Thursday, September 30 @ 12;jsessionid=FBCAED3BD9AC4BED16D679F2EFDABD9B?sequence=1  (Symposium Sandra Fabregas with Chile (Dr. Francisco Leon), Spain (Mrs. Rossie Lugo) and Puerto Rico (Dr. Miriam Lugo)

Policy & Health Disparities

Zweig, S. A., Zapf, A. J., Beyrer, C., Guha-Sapir, D., & Haar, R. J. (2021). Ensuring Rights while Protecting Health: The Importance of Using a Human Rights Approach in Implementing Public Health Responses to COVID-19. Health and human rights23(2), 173–186. Ensuring Rights while Protecting Health – PMC (

Daniel S Goldberg, Against the Medicalization of Public Health (Ethics), Public Health Ethics, Volume 14, Issue 2, July 2021, Pages 117–119,

Freimuth VS, Quinn SC. The contributions of health communication to eliminating health disparities. Am J Public Health. 2004;94(12):2053-2055. doi:10.2105/ajph.94.12.2053  (Disparities and communications) (World Economic Forum)

General Bioethics, Moral Theory, and Research Methods

Thomas Teo, “Doing justice” in psychological methodology: From science and
experiments to anecdotes, New ideas in Psychology, Volume 61, April 2021, 100854

Interesting Organizations

National Medical-Legal Partnership: They provide lawyers in healthcare settings to assist low income people with legal/healthcare issues. I bet they see a fair number of bioethics issues, and might be willing to accept a team of bioethicists for consultation or for pro bono work within existing programs in the NY area.