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Scholarly Work

The Center's scholarly work includes theoretical and empirical research in bioethics and the health humanities, creative writing, and the publication of SUNY Upstate's literary journal, The Healing Muse. Specific research interests and publications can be found on the faculty web pages.

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Recent CBH Faculty Publications


Johnson LSM. The road not mapped: The neuroethics roadmap on research with nonhuman primates. AJOB Neuroscience. 2020; 11(3): 176-183.

Fabi R, Serwer D, et al. Determining the number of refugees to be resettled in the United States: An ethical and policy analysis of policy-level stakeholder views. Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies. 2020 Apr:1-15.

Caruso Brown AE. Treating addiction as a terminal disease. N Engl J Med. 2020 Jan 16;382(3):207-209. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1909298.

Messing AJ, Fabi R, Rosen JD. Reproductive injustice at the US border. Am J Public Health. 2020 Jan: e1-e6. (Epub ahead of print).

Dwyer J, Sambath V. Power, pollution, and ethics. Indian J Med Ethics. 2019;4(3):203-206. doi:10.20529/ijme.209.045

Johnson LSM. The Transformer: Approaching the Assisted Death of Animals and Humans with Epistemic Humility and Uncertainty. In: Donaldson B, King A, ed. Feeling Animal Death: Being Host to Ghosts. London: Rowman & Littlefield International; 2019.

Ferdowsian H, Johnson LSM, Johnson J, Gluck J. A Belmont Report for animals? Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics. 2020 Jan;29(1):19-37. doi: 10.1017/S0963180119000732

Caruso Brown AE, Arthur JD, Mutrie LH, Lantos JD. Ethics rounds: Seeking a second opinion on social media. Pediatrics. 2019 Nov;144(5):e20190817. doi: 10.1542/peds.2019-0817

Caruso Brown AE, Hobart TR, Morrow CB, eds. Bioethics, Public Health, and the Social Sciences for Medical Students and Professionals: An Integrated, Case-Based Approach. Springer: 2019.

Caruso Brown AE. Reconceiving decisions at the end of life in pediatrics: Decision-making as a form of ritual. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine. 2019 Spring;62(2):301-318. doi:10.1353/pbm.2019.0015

Caruso Brown AE. Embracing discomfort on the path to humility. Academic Medicine. 2019 Jun;94(6):795. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000002678

Fabi R. Why physicians should advocate for undocumented immigrants’ unimpeded access to prenatal care. AMA Journal of Ethics. 2019;21(1):e93-99. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2019.93

Fabi R. Public Health in the Context of Migration: Ethics Issues Related to Immigrants and Refugees. In: The Oxford Handbook of Public Health Ethics, Kahn, J. Kass, N., Mastroianni, A. (eds). Oxford University Press; 2019.

Dwyer J. Haiku, spiritual exercise, and bioethics. Canadian Journal of Bioethics. 2018;1(2):44-47. doi: 10.7202/1058273ar

Caruso Brown AE. Who deserves access to care in children's hospitals?. Hastings Center Report. 2018 Nov;48(6):7-11. doi: 10.1002/hast.929

Faber-Langendoen K. Case-Based Professionalism Education for Internal Medicine Residents and Fellows. In: Report from a Convening of Grantees on Educating and Training to Professionalism. Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Institute on Medicine as a Profession. 2018 Jul:111-119. 

Dwyer J, Faber-Langendoen K. Speaking up: An ethical action exercise. Academic Medicine. 2018 Apr;93(4):602-605. doi:10.1097/acm.0000000000002047