Dr Tom Walker
Senior lecturer in ethics in the School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy, and Politics
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics (HAPP)
His research has focused on the ethics of different public health interventions (particularly state interventions to decrease the incidence of specific diseases), how to make fair resource allocation decisions where medical resources are scarce, and intergenerational justice (with a focus on younger people’s obligations towards those who are in the later stages of their life).
Areas of Expertise
Ethics, Medical Ethics, Beneficence, Paternalism, Resource Allocation, Public Health, Autonomy, Coronavirus, Corona, Covid-19