A L Fairchild

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Beyond bioethics: reckoning with the public health paradigm
    Amy L Fairchild
    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
    Am J Public Health 102:1447-50. 2012
  2. 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
  3. ncbi request reprint Public health. Diabetes and disease surveillance
    Amy L Fairchild
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10502, USA
    Science 313:175-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The challenge of mandatory evacuation: providing for and deciding for
    Amy L Fairchild
    The 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) 25:958-67. 2006
  5. pmc Public health nihilism vs pragmatism: history, politics, and the control of tuberculosis
    A L Fairchild
    Program in the History of Public Health and Medicine, Columbia School of Public Health, New York City, NY 10032 2625, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:1105-17. 1998
  6. pmc Policies of inclusion: immigrants, disease, dependency, and American immigration policy at the dawn and dusk of the 20th century
    Amy L Fairchild
    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
    Am J Public Health 94:528-39. 2004
  7. pmc Out of the ashes: the life, death, and rebirth of the "safer" cigarette in the United States
    Amy Fairchild
    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
    Am J Public Health 94:192-204. 2004
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Back to the future? Diabetes, HIV, and the boundaries of public health
    Amy L Fairchild
    Columbia University, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 32:561-93. 2007
  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

Publications17

  1. pmc Beyond bioethics: reckoning with the public health paradigm
    Amy L Fairchild
    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
    Am J Public Health 102:1447-50. 2012
    ..The Institute of Medicine has called for a rollback of the federal privacy rule. The changing emphasis makes it imperative to grapple with the history of the public interest paradigm...
  2. 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
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Public health. Diabetes and disease surveillance
    Amy L Fairchild
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10502, USA
    Science 313:175-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The challenge of mandatory evacuation: providing for and deciding for
    Amy L Fairchild
    The 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) 25:958-67. 2006
    ....
  5. pmc Public health nihilism vs pragmatism: history, politics, and the control of tuberculosis
    A L Fairchild
    Program in the History of Public Health and Medicine, Columbia School of Public Health, New York City, NY 10032 2625, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:1105-17. 1998
    ..This review finds support for the hypothesis that public health measures, along with other factors, led to falling rates of TB mortality beginning in the late 19th century...
  6. pmc Policies of inclusion: immigrants, disease, dependency, and American immigration policy at the dawn and dusk of the 20th century
    Amy L Fairchild
    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
    Am J Public Health 94:528-39. 2004
    ....
  7. pmc Out of the ashes: the life, death, and rebirth of the "safer" cigarette in the United States
    Amy Fairchild
    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
    Am J Public Health 94:192-204. 2004
    ..The issue before us is stark: will a commitment to limiting the toll exacted by smoking preclude the tolerance of a product that while not safe may possibly be safer?..
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Back to the future? Diabetes, HIV, and the boundaries of public health
    Amy L Fairchild
    Columbia University, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 32:561-93. 2007
    ..We identify the points of contention that arise from the city's proposed blend of public health surveillance, disease management, and quality improvement and suggest an approach to balancing the measures' perils and promises...
  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. 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
  12. 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
  13. ncbi request reprint Dealing with Humpty Dumpty: research, practice, and the ethics of public health surveillance
    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 31:615-23. 2003
  14. 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
  15. pmc Community and confinement: The evolving experience for isolation for leprosy in Carville, Louisiana
    Amy L Fairchild
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:362-70. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint The rise and fall of the medical gaze: the political economy of immigrant medical inspection in modern America
    Amy L Fairchild
    Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, USA
    Sci Context 19:337-56. 2006
    ..It was thus a distinct product of the political economy of immigration. It was this second function that characterized the exam for the majority of immigrants entering the nation...
  17. 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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Research Grants1

  1. Surveillance: The Ethics of Public Health Reporting
    Amy Fairchild; 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. ..