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Our outputs include rapid research reviews, commentaries and policy guidance, as well as commissioned research, consultation responses and stakeholder engagement. A selection of recent UK Pandemic Ethics Accelerator outputs follow.

The Accelerator offers a diversity of intellectual views and analysis. All branded outputs have been peer reviewed before publication.

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Library Item Blog & Opinion Piece

Pfizer jab approved for children, but first other people need to be vaccinated

Workstreams: Prioritisation

In this blog for the Conversation Dominic Wilkinson, Jonathan Pugh and Julian Savulescu argue that the UK and other Western Countries should be giving vaccines to adults at high risk of serious illness in countries in urgent need of vaccine,...

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Library Item Evidence Tracker

Social care data evidence tracker

This page shares information from the Ethic Accelerator’s work to follow studies and projects that offer insight into data and data infrastrucutres for social care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Library Item Consultation Response

Response to the Department of Health and Social Care consultation on mandatory vaccination in care homes: Data use and Public values, transparency and governance workstreams

Workstreams: Data use Public values, transparency and governance

Response to the Department of Health and Social Care consultation on mandatory vaccination in care homes: Data use and Public values, transparency and governance workstreams

Library Item Blog & Opinion Piece

Learning to live with COVID – the tough choice

Workstreams: Prioritisation

Jonathan Pugh, Dominic Wilkinson and Julian Savulescu discuss the ‘trilemma’ associated with a viral suppression strategy in this article in The Conversation.

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Library Item Research Paper

Sense and sensitivity: can an inaccurate test be better than no test at all?

Workstreams: Prioritisation

After news earlier this month that covid-19 lateral flow tests will be offered twice-weekly to people in England, Accelerator colleagues Jonathan Pugh, Dominic Wilkinson and Julian Savulescu have published a paper addressing the ethical questions raised by them in the...

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Library Item Blog & Opinion Piece

There’s no need to pause vaccine rollouts when there’s a safety scare. Give the public the facts and let them decide

Workstreams: Prioritisation

Julian Savulescu, Dominic Wilkinson and Jonathan Pugh co-authored this article for The Conversation. When someone gets sick after receiving a vaccine, this might be a complication or coincidence. This article argues that what matters ethically is not only vaccine confidence...

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