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Programs

The Department of Bioethics offers many programs, including our highly successful Master of Arts program in Bioethics and Medical Humanities, which emphasizes the multi- and interdisciplinary nature of the field.

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Concentrations

The Department of Bioethics offers two unique concentrations for students: Research Ethics and Medicine, Society and Culture.

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Study Abroad

Around the world, ethical issues in medicine and the life sciences are addressed in different ways, reflecting different cultural traditions and social systems.

Our Mission
  • ​​​​​​​Provide excellent education in bioethics and medical humanities to students and professionals in the School of Medicine and throughout the University;
  • Contribute outstanding research and scholarship to the world literature in bioethics and medical humanities;
  • Provide local, regional, and national service to health professionals, policy makers, and the public;
  • Promote international bioethical dialogue through research collaborations, training programs, and institutional partnerships