David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Developing World Bioethics 12 (3):111-116 (2012)
In recent years, the growth of interest in global health among medical students and residents has led to an abundance of short-term training opportunities in low-resource environments. Given the disparities in resources, needs and expectations between visitors and their hosts, these experiences can raise complex ethical concerns. Recent calls for best practices and ethical guidelines indicate a need for the development of ethical awareness among medical trainees, their sponsoring and host institutions, and supervising faculty. As a teaching tool to promote this awareness, we developed a scenario that captures many common ethical issues from four different perspectives. Each perspective is presented in case format followed by questions. Taken together, the four cases may be used to identify many of the elements of a well-designed global health training experience
|Keywords||research ethics medical ethics developing world bioethics Education|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Ronald Michael Green, Aine Donovan & Steven A. Jauss (eds.) (2008). Global Bioethics: Issues of Conscience for the Twenty-First Century. Oxford University Press.
Ross EG Upshur, James V. Lavery & Paulina O. Tindana (2007). Taking Tissue Seriously Means Taking Communities Seriously. BMC Medical Ethics 8 (1):11.
Rosamond Rhodes (2002). Two Concepts of Medical Ethics and Their Implications for Medical Ethics Education. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 27 (4):493 – 508.
Alastair V. Campbell (ed.) (1997). Medical Ethics. Oxford University Press.
Kevin Gary Behrens & Robyn Fellingham (2014). Great Expectations: Teaching Ethics to Medical Students in South Africa. Developing World Bioethics 14 (3):142-149.
Anji Wall (2011). The Context of Ethical Problems in Medical Volunteer Work. HEC Forum 23 (2):79-90.
J. Snyder, V. A. Crooks & R. Johnston (2012). Perceptions of the Ethics of Medical Tourism: Comparing Patient and Academic Perspectives. Public Health Ethics 5 (1):38-46.
Christian Simon & Maghboeba Mosavel (2011). Getting Personal: Ethics and Identity in Global Health Research. Developing World Bioethics 11 (2):82-92.
Kristen Smith (2012). The Problematization of Medical Tourism: A Critique of Neoliberalism. Developing World Bioethics 12 (1):1-8.
Mari Kooskora, Jaan Ennulo & Anu Virovere (2005). Developing an Awareness of and Teaching Business Ethics in Emerging Societies. Journal of Business Ethics Education 2 (1):29-50.
Karen Judson (2002). Law & Ethics for Medical Careers. Glencoe/Mcgraw-Hill.
A. A. Hyder (2004). Ethical Review of Health Research: A Perspective From Developing Country Researchers. Journal of Medical Ethics 30 (1):68-72.
Henk A. M. J. Ten Have & Annique Lelie (1998). Medical Ethics Research Between Theory and Practice. Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 19 (3).
Added to index2012-10-02
Total downloads3 ( #308,184 of 1,102,037 )
Recent downloads (6 months)3 ( #128,871 of 1,102,037 )
How can I increase my downloads?