Announcements A Joint Statement on Technical, legal, ethical and implementation concerns regarding Aarogya Setu and other apps introduced during COVID-19 in India by Jan Swasthya Abhiyan (JSA), Internet Freedom Foundation (IFF), Forum for Medical Ethics Society (FMES), and All India People’s Science Network (AIPSN)   |   Submission to the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on behalf of Hub5 (HEaL Institute, APU, Seher-CHSJ, and IAPH) – COPASAH on human rights issues confronted by ASHAS and ANMs during the Covid-19 pandemic | Aug 7, 2020   |   Letter to MMC by FMES, PUCL-MH, FAOW, and MFC urging to restore its order suspending licenses of two doctors accused of abetting the suicide of Dr Payal Tadvi

What does it mean to be a doctor?

WE hear only too often that all of society is corrupt, morality belongs to the naive, and cutting corners is the only way to survive and get ahead. With this issue we start a new column, ‘Inspiring lives’, in which respected senior health professionals speak of how they managed to live successful and personally satisfying professional lives without compromising on ethical principles.

The carnage in Gujarat calls for doctors to think of their professional and social responsibilities when society is being divided along communal lines. Signatories to the editorial on the medical profession and communal violence are:

Dr Arun Bal; Dr Thomas George; Dr Amar Jesani; Dr Santosh Karmarkar; Ms Neha Madhiwalla; Samiran Nundy; Yash Lokhandwala; Dr Sunil K Pandya; Dr Bashir Mamdani; Dr Meenal Mamdani; Dr Sanjay A Pai; Dr Anil Pilgaokar; Dr Nobhojit Roy; P K Sarkar; Ms Sandhya Srinivasan; Dr George Thomas. 




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