Our Nancy Kass responds to reports that the CDC this week forbid the agency from using the words diversity, transgender, vulnerable, fetus, entitlement, evidence-based, or science-based in certain communications

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Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics Faculty and others respond to the recent executive order, US refugee resettlement and policy, and related public health and bioethics concerns.

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Top Posts for 2015

January 4, 2016

As we begin 2016, a brief pause to revisit some of our top posts from the past year

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The trial will focus on patients who have penetrating trauma causing hearts to stop beating. Those patients’ bodies will be cooled down to 50 degrees, in order to buy surgeons time. Our Nancy Kass comments

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Our Nancy Kass discusses ethics, public health and measles vaccinations on MSNBC’s NewsNation with Tamron Hall

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The Berman Institute’s public health ethics scholars address the most asked and most difficult questions of the ongoing Ebola outbreak.

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The Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics hosted its 10th annual pediatric bioethics conference on July 18 & 19, 2014. Our Nancy Kass, ScD, was among the participants. Watch now

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Ethics & Ebola

September 7, 2014

As the Ebola virus continues to spread across West Africa, daunting ethical challenges abound. See what our faculty have had to say

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