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Evolution of Bioethics
Dr. Richard Van West-Charles
(i) Paradigm of Traditional Medical Ethics
(ii) Biomedical Ethics
(iii)Public Health Ethics
Definition of Health
Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well being, deals with the absence of illness and disease.
Public Health is what we as a society do collectively to assure the conditions for people to be healthy.
IOM – Focuses on the Collective
Bioethics is relevant to both definitions but the difficulty
is in the details which makes Bioethics critical as to how
Core Function – Not yet achieved or understood as a
cutting discipline for health and development.