Feldman and Caplan know this is an ambitious agenda,
which can only be fully realized with more funding. Fortunately, government leaders and large philanthropies, including
the Gates Foundation, recognize the urgency of developing
vaccination policies that can stop the large-scale dying and suffering
in the developing world and mitigate the deadly consequences
of a full-blown global pandemic. With Penn Law at
the forefront of managing an enterprise of this magnitude and
importance, the world may yet become a healthier and more
ethical planet to inhabit.
James L. Gardner is a former journalist for the Asbury
Park (N. J. ) Press and Philadelphia Daily News, and served
as a policy advisor to New Jersey Governor Christine
Todd Whitman from 1994 to 1997. He currently works in
the Office of the President at Penn.