Director of the Einstein-Cardozo Master of Science in Bioethics
Tia Powell is director of the Einstein-Cardozo Master of Science in Bioethics and a professor of clinical epidemiology and clinical psychiatry Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.
Posts by Tia Powell
Bioethics Forum Essay
What a Bad Day Science Had
June 7, 2021, was a bad day for science. That was the day Food and Drug Administration approved aducanumab for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease, even though a committee of its own selected experts recommended strongly against approval.
Hastings Center News
“Packed to the Brim With Unique Insights”
Justice and Water. Race in Bioethics. Reproductive Ethics. Global Health Justice. These were among the wide range of topics explored in The Hastings Center Summer Bioethics Program for Underrepresented Undergraduates,...
Michelle Brown-Yazzie Michelle Brown-Yazzie is an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation and is of Salish & Kootenai and Oglala Lakota descent. She is of the Táchii’nii Clan and is...
TRANSCRIPT: Communicating Ethical Challenges in Crises
Novmber 15, 2022 Transcription by machine — may contain errors Elizabeth Lanphier So thank you all for being here today. It’s my pleasure to welcome you to this inaugural session...
Communicating Ethical Challenges in Crises: Bioethics With Bigger Impact
The chaos that enveloped the Covid-19 response and the loss of trust in experts has laid bare the need for a shift in communicating the moral questions that confront our...
Communicating Ethical Challenges in Crises:
Bioethics With Bigger Impact November 15, 2022 Event transcript Perspectives in Biology and Medicine The chaos that enveloped the Covid-19 response and the loss of trust in experts has laid...
Hastings Conversations: Our Series
In 2020, The Hastings Center produced two Hastings Conversations series, Reopening the Nation, in response to the Covid-19 epidemic, and Securing Health in a Troubled Time, in response to racial...