Vaccines: An Ethical Puzzle
Nicole Boardman ’22, the health care ethics intern with the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, pondered questions of fairness, part of the center’s focus on vaccine policy. “Will our moral obligations always stop at our own borders?” she asks.
Boardman notes that allowing the virus to spread allows it to evolve—making new variations that may spread more quickly or evade existing tools to stop it.
Health Care Ethics Intern, Nicole Boardman, quoted in Santa Clara Magazine.