R Bayer

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc HIV testing and care in Burkina Faso, Kenya, Malawi and Uganda: ethics on the ground
    Carla Makhlouf Obermeyer
    Center for Research on Population and Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Salt and public health: contested science and the challenge of evidence-based decision making
    Ronald Bayer
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:2738-46. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical progress and the future of HIV exceptionalism
    R Bayer
    Division of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:1042-8. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint The limits of privacy: surveillance and the control of disease
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
    Health Care Anal 10:19-35. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethics and public policy: engaging the moral challenges posed by AIDS
    Ronald Bayer
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 600 West 168th Street, New York, New York 10032, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:456-60. 2006
  6. pmc The continuing tensions between individual rights and public health. Talking Point on public health versus civil liberties
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health at Columbia University s Mailman School of Public Health in New York, NY, USA
    EMBO Rep 8:1099-103. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Scale-ups, scarcity, and selections: the experience of doctors in South Africa
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    AIDS 21:S43-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Stigma and the ethics of public health: not can we but should we
    Ronald Bayer
    Mailman School of Public Health, Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:463-72. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The ethics of clinical and epidemiological research
    R Bayer
    Center for History and Ethics of Public Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:S25-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The genesis of public health ethics
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Bioethics 18:473-92. 2004

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. pmc HIV testing and care in Burkina Faso, Kenya, Malawi and Uganda: ethics on the ground
    Carla Makhlouf Obermeyer
    Center for Research on Population and Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:6. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Salt and public health: contested science and the challenge of evidence-based decision making
    Ronald Bayer
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:2738-46. 2012
    ..The article poses questions that arise from this debate and frames the challenges of formulating evidence-based public health practice and policy, particularly when the evidence is contested...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical progress and the future of HIV exceptionalism
    R Bayer
    Division of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:1042-8. 1999
    ..A sense of therapeutic impotence no longer prevails, and a new mood of triumphalism has taken hold. How have these crucial changes affected AIDS policies in America?..
  4. ncbi request reprint The limits of privacy: surveillance and the control of disease
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
    Health Care Anal 10:19-35. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethics and public policy: engaging the moral challenges posed by AIDS
    Ronald Bayer
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 600 West 168th Street, New York, New York 10032, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:456-60. 2006
  6. pmc The continuing tensions between individual rights and public health. Talking Point on public health versus civil liberties
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health at Columbia University s Mailman School of Public Health in New York, NY, USA
    EMBO Rep 8:1099-103. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Scale-ups, scarcity, and selections: the experience of doctors in South Africa
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    AIDS 21:S43-7. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Stigma and the ethics of public health: not can we but should we
    Ronald Bayer
    Mailman School of Public Health, Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:463-72. 2008
    ..threat to public health? Are there occasions when the mobilization of stigma may effectively reduce the prevalence of behaviors linked to disease and death? And if so, how ought we to think about the human rights issues that are involved?..
  9. doi request reprint The ethics of clinical and epidemiological research
    R Bayer
    Center for History and Ethics of Public Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:S25-9. 2011
    ..By way of conclusion, we take note of the centrality of enhancing the institutional capacities for ethical review of research in poor nations...
  10. ncbi request reprint The genesis of public health ethics
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Bioethics 18:473-92. 2004
    ..As we commence the process of shaping an ethics of public health, it is clear that bioethics is the wrong place to start when thinking about the balances required in defence of the public's health...
  11. ncbi request reprint Tobacco advertising in the United States: a proposal for a constitutionally acceptable form of regulation
    Ronald Bayer
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th St, Ninth Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    JAMA 287:2990-5. 2002
    ..However, this would be a battle worth engaging, because it might have an impact on tobacco-related morbidity and mortality in the United States...
  12. pmc Tobacco, commercial speech, and libertarian values: the end of the line for restrictions on advertising?
    Ronald Bayer
    Program in the History and Ethics of Public Health and Medicine, Division of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 600 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:356-9. 2002
    ..In so doing, the court underscored the enduring tension between the libertarian and social welfare dimensions of contemporary democracy and placed into relief the divisions within the American liberal tradition...
  13. pmc Science, politics, and ideology in the campaign against environmental tobacco smoke
    Ronald Bayer
    Program in the History and Ethics of Public Health and Medicine, Division of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:949-54. 2002
    ..This strategy was necessitated by the context of American political culture, especially the hostility toward public health interventions that are overtly paternalistic...
  14. pmc Workers' liberty, workers' welfare: the Supreme Court speaks on the rights of disabled employees
    Ronald Bayer
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:540-4. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Public health vs. civil liberties
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York NY 10032, USA
    Science 297:1811. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint Bioterrorism, public health, and the law
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:98-101. 2002
    ..Although the debates over the model act have been triggered by the threat of bioterrorism, they illustrate broader philosophical differences, with profound implications for all realms of public health policy...
  17. pmc Public goods, private data: HIV and the history, ethics, and uses of identifiable public health information
    Amy L Fairchild
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:7-15. 2007
  18. pmc Tobacco control, stigma, and public health: rethinking the relations
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Social Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:47-50. 2006
    ..use and its associated morbidity and mortality; an ineffective, counterproductive, and moralizing approach that leads to a dead end; or a signal of public health achievement? If the latter is the case, are there unacknowledged costs?..
  19. pmc Manifold restraints: liberty, public health, and the legacy of Jacobson v Massachusetts
    James Colgrove
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th St, 9th Fl, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:571-6. 2005
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  20. pmc The EXODUS of public health. What history can tell us about the future
    Amy L Fairchild
    Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, 722 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:54-63. 2010
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  21. pmc Paternalism and its discontents: motorcycle helmet laws, libertarian values, and public health
    Marian Moser Jones
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th St, 9th Fl, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:208-17. 2007
    ..This history raises questions about the possibilities for articulating an ethics of public health that would call upon government to protect citizens from their own choices that result in needless morbidity and suffering...
  22. ncbi request reprint Changing the paradigm for HIV testing--the end of exceptionalism
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:647-9. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Public health. Ethics and the conduct of public health surveillance
    Amy L Fairchild
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Science 303:631-2. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Could it happen here? Vaccine risk controversies and the specter of derailment
    James Colgrove
    Columbia University s Mailman School of Public Health, New York City, NY, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:729-39. 2005
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  25. ncbi request reprint The myth of exceptionalism: the history of venereal disease reporting in the twentieth century
    Amy L Fairchild
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 31:624-37. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint Pioneers in AIDS care--reflections on the epidemic's early years
    Ronald Bayer
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:2273-5. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint Ethical and legal challenges posed by severe acute respiratory syndrome: implications for the control of severe infectious disease threats
    Lawrence O Gostin
    Center for Law and the Public s Health at Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC 20001, USA
    JAMA 290:3229-37. 2003
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  28. pmc Is child-centered tobacco prevention a trap?
    Ronald Bayer
    Am J Public Health 93:369-70. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint New Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's guidelines on HIV counseling and testing for the general population and pregnant women
    Kathryn A Phillips
    University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:182-91. 2003
    ..testing and patients accept counseling and testing, obtain their test results, seek treatment, and change risky behaviors? 4) Will the guidelines be relatively cost-effective? 5) Will the guidelines be compatible with ethical standards?..
  30. ncbi request reprint Health and human rights: old wine in new bottles?
    Gerald M Oppenheimer
    Brooklyn College, City University of New York, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 30:522-32. 2002
  31. pmc Establishing ethical trials for treatment and prevention of AIDS in developing countries
    Bernard Lo
    Program in Medical Ethics, University of California, 521 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco CA 94143 0903, USA
    BMJ 327:337-9. 2003

Research Grants4

  1. Surveillance: The Ethics of Public Health Reporting
    Ronald Bayer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The project will inform discussion of the ethics of public health surveillance and contribute to the development of public policy sensitive to privacy and confidentiality as well as the demands of research and public health. ..