The Moral Challenge of Ebola

Am. J. Pub. Health; 6-8, 105(1), 2015

3 Pages Posted: 16 Dec 2014

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Mark A. Rothstein

University of Louisville - Institute for Bioethics, Health Policy, and Law; University of Louisville - Louis D. Brandeis School of Law

Date Written: December 15, 2014

Abstract

Foundational moral considerations should play a key role in public health decision-making to bring Ebola under control in an expeditious and just manner and to prepare for the inevitable infectious disease outbreaks of the future.

Keywords: public health, ebola, SARS, bioethics, infectious disease, quarantine

JEL Classification: k31, k32

Suggested Citation

Rothstein, Mark A., The Moral Challenge of Ebola (December 15, 2014). Am. J. Pub. Health; 6-8, 105(1), 2015. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2538579

Mark A. Rothstein (Contact Author)

University of Louisville - Institute for Bioethics, Health Policy, and Law ( email )

Louisville, KY 40202
United States

HOME PAGE: http://www.louisville.edu/bioethics

University of Louisville - Louis D. Brandeis School of Law ( email )

Wilson W. Wyatt Hall
Louisville, KY 40292
United States

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