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Conference on Value Judgments in Public Health Emergencies

Workstreams: Public health and health inequalities

On 23rd May 2022 the UK Pandemic Ethics Accelerator hosted an event bringing together experts from a range of fields and sectors to discuss how value judgments did, can, and should feature in public decision-making and policy. The aim of...

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Conference: The proper place and visibility of value judgments in public health policy and practice.

Workstreams: Public health and health inequalities

Monday 23rd May, 11am-2pm The UK Pandemic Ethics Accelerator hosted a free, online conference to explore, examine, and explain how value judgments did, do, can, and should feature in public decision-making and policy. The full video recording of the event...

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Living and dying with covid: Ethical complexity and health/health trade-offs

Workstreams: Public health and health inequalities

Professor John Coggon, University of Bristol Summary: The prominence of health protection rationales to justify regulatory and policy measures during the covid-19 pandemic has logically drawn attention to health harms, including collateral harms, that have also been created. ‘Health/health trade-offs’...

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