Ethics and Public Health : Model Curriculum

TitleEthics and Public Health : Model Curriculum
Publication TypeTeaching Module
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsJennings, B, Khan, J, Mastroianni, A, Parker, LS
Secondary AuthorsAlvarez, H, Bayer, R, Bernheim, RG, Bonnie, R, Garland, M, Gostin, L, Heitman, E, Marshall, P, McKieran, LC, Nieburg, P, Shrader-Frechette, KS, Stull, J, Thomas, J, Thomas, S
Corporate AuthorsAssociation of Schools of Public Health,
Date Published07/2003
PublisherAssociation of Schools of Public Health
KeywordsBIOETHICS , MEDICINE , NURSING , Pedagogical Materials , professional responsibility
AbstractThis publication provides a series of teaching modules for integrating ethics education into public health education. The booklet presents a model curriculum of self-contained units or modules, each including an analysis of the ethical question being discussed, several case studies for discussion and expert commentary, and resources for further study and research. The modules include: Tradition, Profession and Values in Public Health, The Legacy of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study, Research Ethics in Public Health, Public Health and Practice in International Settings, Community-Based Practice and Research: Collaboration and Sharing Power, Ethics and Infectious Disease Control: STDs, HIV, TB, Ethics of health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Ethical Issues in Environmental and Occupational Health, Public Health Genetics: Screening Programs and Individual Testing/Counseling, Public Health and Health System Reform: Access, Priority Setting, and Allocation of Resources.
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