Longtime Johns Hopkins Trustee Anthony Deering Dies at 72

“Tony Deering is one of a kind,” said Ruth Faden, the Berman Institute’s director from 1995 to 2016. “In extraordinary ways, ways only Tony could do, he made Johns Hopkins a better place, he made Baltimore a better place, he made the world a better place. So often, Tony allowed others, indeed intended for others, to take credit for the change he initiated. His eyes were always on the prize, not the credit.”
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Ethics, pregnancy, and ZIKV vaccine Research and Development

The Ethics Working Group on ZIKV Research and Pregnancy has authored a new publication in Vaccine, summarizing their recommendations for the Zika virus vaccine research agenda. This work is part of a multi-year project on on Pregnancy Research Ethics for Vaccines, Epidemics, and New Technologies (PREVENT) funded by the Wellcome Trust,
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The BI at ASBH 2017

Our handy guide to everything Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics at the 19th annual meeting of the American Society for Bioethics + Humanities (ASBH). Join us in Kansas City, October 19 – 22, 2017.
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Zika Virus Vaccine Research Agenda: New Guidance

The Ethics Working Group on ZIKV Research & Pregnancy has developed ethics guidance for the ZIKV vaccine research agenda: Pregnant Women & the Zika Virus Vaccine Research Agenda: Ethics Guidance on Priorities, Inclusion, and Evidence Generation.