interdisciplinary research group:ethical challenges of modern medical technology and biotechnology, prenatal screening, postnatal screening, euthanasia, medicalization, risk-perception and genetically modified food.
(Added: Thu Jan 01 2004) ID 116053
Broad overview of historical & current moral issues in the fields of medical treatment & research, from the U. of Penn. Includes news, headlines, articles, upcoming events.
(Added: Thu Jan 01 2004) ID 116007
Centre for Bio-Ethics and Health Law is an independent academic institute offering short-term advice and research; it organises courses and provides training sessions. Within the Centre veterinarians and ethicists effort together in areas of applied ethics and education and in judicial research.
(Added: Thu Jan 01 2004) ID 116016
Bioethics Center at Catholic Santa Clara University, offers articles, cases, briefings, and dialogue in all fields of applied ethics. Focus on: Biotechnology and Health Care Ethics, K-12 Character Education, Business Ethics, Public Policy and Governmental Ethics, and Technology Ethics.
(Added: Thu Jan 01 2004) ID 116038
"Science Friday" audio discussion with Charles Greer, Arthur Caplan, and Susanna Priest on public attitudes about biotechnology research around the world and on the identification of a human gene linked to pheromones. Features related links.
(Added: Thu Jan 01 2004) ID 116047
site deals with new developments in bioethics and medical ethics, offers texts and information about conferences and workshops on ethical aspects of the life sciences.
(Added: Thu Jan 01 2004) ID 116018
Provincial Health Ethics Network (Alberta, Canada)
Non-profit Canadian organization dedicated to providing bioethics resources including distance education, Bioethics Week, video and book library, sample advance directives, bioethics articles database, video reviews, workshops and periodicals.
(Added: Thu Jan 01 2004) ID 116029
Sheffield Institute of Biotechnological Law and Ethics at the University of Sheffield, an inter-faculty institute created to bring together the disparate and wide range of know-how in this area.
(Added: Thu Jan 01 2004) ID 116055
Interdisciplinary unit of the University of Pennsylvania Health System in Philadelphia, dedicated to advancing scholarly and public understanding of ethical, legal, social and public policy issues in health care.
(Added: Thu Jan 01 2004) ID 115993