Public Health Ethics. Selected Resources: Ethics in a Pandemic
An introduction to the field of Public Health Ethics (PHE) as applied to policy and practice responses in times of pandemic.
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This document is based on a review of the literature on this subject carried out by the NCCHPP between May and August of 2009.

It contains a selection of relevant, representative, and accessible works that together provide a foundation for exploring the ethical implications of infectious disease control and pandemic response. In it, you will find:

• Short summaries of a selection of seminal papers, frameworks and guidelines;
• Links to additional resources on ethics and pandemics, including articles, presentations, case studies and other learning tools, and pertinent websites, blogs, and news sources.

Public Health Ethics
Selected Resources: Ethics in a Pandemic
33 pages
 606 K
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The production of the NCCHPP website has been made possible through a financial contribution from the Public Health Agency of Canada.