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In Response: Bioethicists Can and Should Contribute to Addressing Racism

Faculty and alumni of Loyola University Chicago’s Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics have written and published four articles in the April issue of The American Journal of Bioethics. All are in response to the article, “Bioethicists Can and Should Contribute to Addressing Racism.” As part of their mission, the Neiswanger Institute seeks to give rise to a research and teaching focus for faculty that includes addressing racial and ethnic disparities in healthcare. 


Bioethics Skill Sets Can Work, But It Would Take Moral Courage to Apply Them and Get Desired Results”

Stephen Sodeke
pages 19-21

The Really New Jim Crow: Why Bioethicists Must Ally With Undocumented Immigrants”

Mark Kuczewski
pages 21-23

Bioethicist or Philosopher King?”

Melissa Weddle
pages 31-33

The Unbearable Whiteness of Bioethics: Exhorting Bioethicists to Address Racism”

Kayhan Parsi
pages 1-2