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About Bioethics

Administered by the Center for Ethics Education

What is Bioethics?

  Embryonic stem cells

Advances in science and technology quickly generate new dilemmas creating increased need for informed discourse.  While ethics gathers multidisciplinary approaches to discern the best course of practical action, bioethics applies the insights of ethics directly to medical and scientific research, policy and practice. 

For more information about bioethics, please visit: 
National Institute of Health: Exploring Bioethics.

             The Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues.

             United Nations: Ethics, Science and Society

World Medical Association: Declaration of Helsinki

             The Hastings Center

For Bioethics at Fordham, Please Visit:
Bioethics Interdisciplinary Minor at Fordham University.

        ♦     Fordham University's Healthcare Ethics Certificate Program.

            The Center for Ethics Education Ethics and Society Blog.


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