Book & Chapters
Zimmerman, A. Medicine, Power, and the Law: Exploring a Pipeline to Injustice. July 28, 2022. Ethics International Press: Cambridge, UK. https://ethicspress.com/products/medicine-power-and-the-law-exploring-a-pipeline-to-injustice
Zimmerman, A., “Medicalization’s Opportunity Costs: A Critique of Societal Acceptance of ADHD”, Deconstructing ADHD: Mental Disorder or Social Construct?, edited by Eric Maisel. Ethics International Press: Cambridge, UK, 2023 (anticipated release). Link here.
Zimmerman, A., “Vigilante Grocers: Temperature Screening Ethics”, The COVID-19 Pandemic: Ethical Challenges and Considerations, edited by Eleftheria Egel and Cheryl Patton. Ethics International Press: Cambridge, UK, 2022. Link here.
Morrissey, MB, Zimmerman, A, and Lively, CP, “Radicalizing Aging Theory for a Participatory Democracy: Critical Reflective Praxis of Phenomenology As Enacted Activism,” Routledge International Handbook of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology edited by Brent D. Slife, Stephen C. Yanchar, and Frank C. Richardson (Routledge, 2022). Link here.
American Journal of Bioethics Blog
Zimmerman, A. “Barcode Me,” American Journal of Bioethics Blog, June 3, 2021. https://www.bioethics.net/2021/06/barcode-me/
Zimmerman, A. “On the Wrong Track: The Societal Risks of Ending Religious Exemptions,” American Journal of Bioethics Blog, April 29, 2021. https://www.bioethics.net/2021/04/on-the-wrong-track-the-societal-risks-of-ending-religious-exemptions/
Zimmerman, A. “Patriotism, Rights, and Vaccination, American Journal of Bioethics Blog, April 2, 2021. https://www.bioethics.net/2021/04/patriotism-rights-and-vaccination/
Zimmerman, A. “COVID-19 and an Outbreak of Civil Unrest,” American Journal of Bioethics Blog, June 2, 2020. http://www.bioethics.net/2020/06/covid-19-and-an-outbreak-of-civil-unrest/
Zimmerman, A. “No New Crimes: COVID-19 Social Distancing Failures Should Not Be Punishable by Law,” Café Bioethics, July 13, 2020. https://www.cafebioethics.com/post/no-new-crimes-covid-19-social-distancing-failures-should-not-be-punishable-by-law
New York City Bar Association
Zimmerman, A. and Morrissey, M. (primary drafters), “Call for Measures to Ensure Health, Human Rights and Public Health Protections for Detained Immigrant Women,” Committee Report, New York City Bar Association, February 23, 2021. https://www.nycbar.org/member-and-career-services/committees/reports-listing/reports/detail/medical-abuses-of-immigrant-women-at-irwin-detention
Archived Works in Columbia Academic Commons
Zimmerman, A. “Opting Out: The Importance of Parental Informed Refusals,” Report, Archived June 2021, Columbia University. https://doi.org/10.7916/d8-phnj-6476
Zimmerman, A. “Reframing the Healthcare Debate: Targeted Problems and Solutions,” Master’s Thesis, Archived April 2020, Columbia University. https://doi.org/10.7916/d8-yg1m-w324 https://academiccommons.columbia.edu/doi/10.7916/d8-yg1m-w324
Zimmerman, A. “Constitutional Essentials: Harnessing Public Reason to Prevent Government Intrusion on Abortion Rights,” Report, Spring, 2019, Archived May 2020, Columbia University. https://doi.org/10.7916/d8-skp3-3k69 https://academiccommons.columbia.edu/doi/10.7916/d8-skp3-3k69
Zimmerman, A. “Toward a Civilized Vaccination Discussion: Abandoning the False Assumption that Scientific Goals Are Shared by All,” Report, May 2020, Revised and Archived, February 2021, Columbia University. https://doi.org/10.7916/d8-rzh0-1f73 https://academiccommons.columbia.edu/doi/10.7916/d8-rzh0-1f73
Voices in Bioethics Columbia University
Zimmerman, A. “Religious Exemptions: Application of Employment Division v. Smith to COVID-19 Vaccination Mandates”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 7, Nov. 2021, doi:10.52214/vib.v7i.8814.
Zimmerman, A. “The Trauma of Disregard: Doing Justice to Parental Healthcare Values in Conflicts in Pediatric Medical Care”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 7, Oct. 2021, doi:10.52214/vib.v7i.8810.
Zimmerman, A. “Weeding Out Disingenuous Emergency Orders: A Consistent Ethical Justification to Determine Whether to Apply Jacobson V. Massachusetts’ Deferential Approach or the Tiered Scrutiny That Would Apply Absent an Emergency”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 7, Mar. 2021, doi:10.7916/vib.v7i.8037. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/8037
Zimmerman, A. “Public Policy Through the Lens of Necessity: Post-Death Organ Donation”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 7, Jan. 2021, doi:10.7916/vib.v7i.7859. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/7859
Zimmerman, A. ““Salvage” over ‘Demolition’: Saving the ACA Post Ruth Bader Ginsburg”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 6, Sept. 2020, doi:10.7916/vib.v6i.7094. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/7094
Zimmerman, A. “The California Gig Economy Law: Just How Far Will Employers Go to Avoid Providing Health Insurance?”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 6, Sept. 2020, doi:10.7916/vib.v6i.6961. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/6961
Zimmerman, A. “Federal Troops in the Portland, Oregon Protests: Race, Authoritarianism, and a Posse Comitatus Act Violation”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 6, July 2020, doi:10.7916/vib.v6i.6765. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/6765
Zimmerman, A. “A Reflection on Voices in Bioethics, COVID-19, and a New Website”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 6, July 2020, doi:10.7916/vib.v6i.6662. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/6662
Zimmerman, A. “Economics and the Value of Human Life: The Priority Narrative in Public Health Ignores Secondary Health Effects Influenced by the Economy”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 6, June 2020, doi:10.7916/vib.v6i.6430. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/6430
Zimmerman, A. “Vigilante Grocers: Is Temperature Screening of Customers by Retailers an Ethical and Valuable Restriction on Privacy and Freedom?”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 6, Apr. 2020, doi:10.7916/vib.v6i.5833. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/5833
Zimmerman, A. “At the Intersection of Public and Private Morality: An Ethical Framework for Aggressive COVID-19 Policies”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 6, Apr. 2020, doi:10.7916/vib.v6i.5892. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/5892
Zimmerman, A. “The Precautionary Principle in Mask-Wearing: When Waiting for Explicit Scientific Evidence Is Unwise”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 6, Mar. 2020, doi:10.7916/vib.v6i.5896. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/5896
Zimmerman, A. “It Could Happen Again: Reducing Comorbidity as a Tactic for Long Term Preparation for Novel Viruses”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 6, Mar. 2020, doi:10.7916/vib.v6i.5900. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/5900
Zimmerman, A. “Marketing Madness: The Disingenuous Use of Free Speech by Big Data and Big Pharma to the Detriment of Medical Data Privacy”. Voices in Bioethics, vol. 6, Mar. 2020, doi:10.7916/vib.v6i.5901. https://journals.library.columbia.edu/index.php/bioethics/article/view/5901
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