High School Community Engagement

We need to initiate discussions in our communities about ethical issues raised by contemporary medicine. Our society needs creative interdisciplinary thinkers to design ways of reaching out to get people thinking and talking in their communities about how developments in medicine impact them, their values, and the people they care about.

Julian Willard, a member of the Community Ethics Committee, is Chair of the Interdisciplinary Studies Department at The Rivers School in Weston MA. Ethics students at Rivers are challenged to engage meaningfully in their communities as part of their formal education. What follows are works produced by Rivers students - we hope they inspire discussion about these and other ethical issues that matter to our society.

Thabi Khumalo: Family caregiving (song, commentary)

Will Hewitt & Jack Shaughnessy: Life support (sculpture, commentary)

Julie Gallotto: Concussions in soccer (pamphlet)

Ashley Burgarella: Aesthetic plastic surgery (musicscore, and commentary)

Emma Foley: Palliative care (poem, slides)

Parker Weil: Social Impact of AI (slides)

Bryan Cleveland & Brendon Argueta: Opiates (video)

David Alelyunas: Organ donation (digital art)

Caroline Phelps: Maternal-fetal conflict (slidesart, and commentary)

Georgia Freeland: Presumed consent (petition and video)

Braden Sheinkopf: Human enhancement technology (slides)

Lindsey Ades & Melissa Maffeo: Organ Donation (video)

Ani Harlan & Emily Treveloni: Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (pamphlet)

Matt Treveloni: Organ donation (digital art)

Andrew Ciampa, Ben Puritz, & Robert Gallo: Concussions (slides)

Jess Mulder and Alexa Cornetta: CTE (slides and art here and here)

Charles Leslie and Isabel Hardy: Medical deserts (slides and website)

Tyler Capello: SIS and CTE: (video)


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