Public safety and a $1500 tabletop machine that plugs into a laptop to manufacture untraceable rifle components

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The BI at ASBH

October 8, 2014

The Berman Institute will be well represented at the 16th annual meeting of the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities, October 16-19 in San Diego. Watch for us on Twitter: #ASBH14

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Questions arise about preparations and whether family members have been treated with adequate respect. A failure to meet basic moral obligations?

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Berman Institute deputy director for public health, Nancy Kass, comments on public health ethics the first patient with Ebola in the US

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Physician Payment Sunshine Act

September 30, 2014

Our Stephanie Morain cautions that new transparency rules and open payments database may reveal relationships that are prone to misinterpretation

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Electronic health records present a number of new risks to patient privacy – risks that are compounded by mobile access

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Bioethics’ boundaries must naturally expand to encompass new challenges posed by changes in social technology

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As health workers fan out across the Ebola-stricken areas of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, they are facing a battle on two fronts: fighting Ebola and addressing the fears, rumors, and myths

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