TM 817 Global Health and Theological Ethics (Spring: 3)
One course in Bioethics.
Level 3 course
The Course engages theological ethics in promoting global health as an urgent
good and right that is integral to a vision of just society. Global health
challenges (from HIV/AIDS to poverty and underdevelopment) are studied by
highlighting international examples (from Asia, Africa, and the Americas)
that help to identify the theological agenda and to implement it. Public
health concerns and universal health coverage are part of this agenda worldwide.
The course's theological analyses and proposals rely on Catholic and Protestant
insights (from social doctrine to philosophical and theological bioethical
Andrea Vicini, S.J.
Last Updated: 02-APR-13