Dr Gerard Vong

Dr Gerard Vong

Position: Visiting Fellow

School: School of Philosophy

Email: gerard.vong@emory.edu

Personal website: http://gerardvong.weebly.com/

Gerard Vong (DPhil) is Associate Professor and Director of the Master of Arts in Bioethics program at the Emory University Center for Ethics. He is currently on sabbatical as a Visiting Fellow at the Australian National University. Prior to joining Emory, Dr Vong was a faculty fellow at Harvard University's Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, an assistant professor of philosophy at Fordham University, and a Jane Eliza Procter fellow at Princeton University.

Dr Vong’s research focuses on the fair, ethical, and systematic distribution of benefits and risks, with a focus on scarce healthcare goods. Vong is also active in healthcare and public health policy, including co-authoring COVID-19 critical care allocation guidelines for Emory Healthcare’s 11 hospital system and serving as ethics advisor to the CDC’s MPox vaccine policy workgroup.

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