The Caregiver’s Dilemma in the Time of Coronavirus: You Can’t Run Away!

By Dr. Peggy Determeyer Director, Community Bioethics and Aging Center As we begin our second week in isolation, I want to take a moment to recognize those folks that are not only caring for themselves, but are caregivers for others.  You are the people on the front line who have to play multiple roles, and may have added a few more as isolation sets in. …

“Flattening the Curve” and the Ethics of Scarcity

By Dr. Peggy Determeyer Director, Community Bioethics and Aging Center As I write this, I am working from a table overlooking my backyard instead of my office window to the parking garage next to the Hope and Healing Center (HHCI).  I miss the daily interactions with my co-workers, but am grateful for the opportunity to continue my work on behalf of the Community Bioethics and…