AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

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AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

AMA Journal of Ethics. July 2016

This month in Journal of Ethics

Ethics of International Health Systems Development

How should just health care systems be built and with whom? For the global North, fulfilling its duties to the global South is socially, politically, economically, and culturally fraught. Being a good global health professional requires not only clinical expertise, but also cultural humility, knowledge of ethics, and understanding of the roles of medicine in colonial history.

Upcoming Issues

August Ethical Issues in Pathology

September Ethics and Interprofessionalism in Medical Education

October Health Professionals with Disabilities

November Transgender Health and Medicine

December Ethics in Neuropsychology

January Human Trafficking and Medicine