Hastings Center Report

Cover image for Vol. 47 Issue 1

Edited By: Gregory E. Kaebnick

Impact Factor: 1.731

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 7/17 (Medical Ethics); 8/51 (Ethics); 15/39 (Social Sciences Biomedical); 44/88 (Health Care Sciences & Services)

Online ISSN: 1552-146X


The Hastings Center Report explores the ethical, legal, and social issues in medicine, health care, public health, and the life sciences. Six issues per year offer articles, essays, case studies of bioethical problems, columns on law and policy, caregivers’ stories, peer-reviewed scholarly articles, and book reviews. Authors come from an assortment of professions and academic disciplines and express a range of perspectives and political opinions. The Report’s readership includes physicians, nurses, scholars, administrators, social workers, health lawyers, and others.

Editorial Staff
Gregory E. Kaebnick, editor
Laura Haupt, managing editor
Stephen R. Latham, contributing editor
Nora Porter, art director

Editorial Committee
Nancy Berlinger, research scholar
Susan Gilbert, public affairs and communications manager
Michael Gusmano, research scholar
Josephine Johnston, research scholar
Erik Parens, research scholar

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