Using youth sports-related traumatic brain injury laws as a case study, former Lab Fellow, Christine Baugh, along with former Graduate Fellow, Stephanie Morain, and Kerri Lowrey examine the role of ethics in the development of effective public health laws. Read full article here.
In research just published in the January 17 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Internal Medicine, a team of researchers led by Cleveland Clinic Bioethicist Susannah Rose, Ph.D., found that 67 percent receive funding from for-profit companies, with 12 percent receiving over half of their funding from industry. Read full article here.
In the Winter 2017 issue of Dissent Magazine, current Berggruen Fellow-in-Residence, Professor Samuel Moyn, examines the concept of "liberal internationalism," which he says "has often served as the Democratic Party’s preferred label for its vision of American foreign policy." Read article here.
Read former Fellow Richard W. Painter and Norman L. Eisen -- ethics lawyers for George W. Bush & Barack Obama, respecitvely -- on the importance of financial and ethical disclosures for cabinet nominees, and why Trump's cabinet hearings should be delayed. Read here.
On Saturday, November 19, Elliot F. Gerson, American Secretary of the Rhodes Trust, announced the names of the thirty-two American men and women chosen as Rhodes Scholars representing the United States. Rhodes Scholarships provide all expenses for two or three years of study at the University of Oxford in England and may allow funding in some instances for four years. Read more about Undergraduate Fellow, Nancy Ko, Named 2017 Rhodes Scholar
In a NiemanReports feature on "Election '16: Lessons for Journalism," journalist and current Fellow-in-Residence, Joyce Dehli, says the work of local and regional papers once informed the work of national ones and asks whether new partnerships and tactics can revitalize local coverage and restore that connection. Read here.
On October 13, 2016 at Columbia University's Low Library, Danielle Allen delivered the keynote address entitled "Along This Path Lies Hope" on the occasion of the 100th annual awards ceremony for the Pulitzer Prizes. Read full text and watch video here.