How did the pandemic impact bioethics research?

The Covid-19 pandemic has shed a harsh and sometimes unsustainable light on fragile and painful parts of our society, from emergency services to shelters for refugees, the homeless and battered women. At the same time, AI has proven to be a formidable tool in the governance of health problems... Provided, warns Jay Shaw, the Research Director of AI Ethics & Health at the University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics1, that we think in terms of design ethics.

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