Putting it all together: seeing the new vision for healthcare as essentially ethical and seeking the Common Good in relation to a particular health concern
Week #5 Problem Based Learning Assignment
Choose one of these topics: Childhood immunizations, West Nile virus, Ebola
What is the scope of the problem globally? In the US? In your state?
What systems are in place to address it? Who are the actors? The World Health Organization? The Gates Foundation? Partners in Health? Your local doctor?
Is the problem getting better or worse?
How does this problem affect the Common Good?
What ethical principles will be needed to adequately address this?