2020 Public Health Ethics Forum
Ethical Dilemmas in Rural Health
The National Center for Bioethics in Research and Health Care at Tuskegee University and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Office of Health Equity held their 2020 Public Health Ethics Forum on September 11, 2020 via Zoom. The theme was Ethical Dilemmas in Rural Health.
The forum featured a diverse group of speakers that spoke on ethical issues for improving health within rural populations as well as sessions covering:
- Impact of COVID-19 on Rural America
- Ethical Considerations Regarding the Barriers and Solutions to Accessing Health Care Services in Rural Areas and Populations
- Physical Determinants of Rural Health: Addressing the Natural and Built Environments and Environmental Justice Communities
- Working to Achieve Health Equity in Rural Communities