RESOURCES & LINKS

Bioethics Centers and Networks


Bioethics Network of Ohio


Bochum Center for Medical Ethics


Boston University Health Law Department


Bowling Green State University Applied Philosophy Department


Center for Clinical Ethics & Humanities in Health Care (Buffalo, NY)


Centre of Medical Law and Ethics, King's College London


The Hastings Center


The Institute for the Medical Humanities at the University of Texas Medical Branch


The Joseph and Rose Kenedy Institute of Ethics


MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics


Medical College of Wisconsin Center for the Study of Bioethics


Ohio University Institute for Applied and Professional Ethics


The Poynter Center


University of Minnesota Center for Bioethics


University of Pennsylvania Center for Bioethics


University of Pittsburgh Center for Bioethics and Health Law


University of San Diego Institute for Ethics


University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics


University of Virginia's Center for Biomedical Ethics

 

Regulatory and Accrediting Bodies


USA Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (A Division of DHHS)


Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)


Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)


National Committee for Quality Assurance(NCQA)

 

Ethics Societies

American Philosophical Association

American Society for Bioethics and Humanities

American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics

Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE)

Society for Bioethics and Classical Philosophy

 

Professional Organizations

The American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine


American Geriatrics Society

American Hospital Association

American Medical Association

American Nurses Association

 

Graduate Programs in Bioethics and the Medical Humanities

Bowling Green State University


Case Western Reserve University

Duquesne University


Loma Linda University


Loyola University of Chicago


Medical College of Wisconsin


McGill University


Rice University


Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center


Saint Louis University


Trinity International University


University of Pennsylvania


University of Pittsburgh


University of Utah


University of Virginia

 

Information Resources


Bioethics Discussion Pages

bioethics.net


Bioethics Resources on the Web (National Institutes of Health)


Ohio Hospital Association's publication "Choices" (educational material about advance directives).

National Library of Medicine's PubMed

MedWeb Plus: Bioethics

 

Special Topics

International Network on Brain Death


Literature and Medicine Database
An annotated bibliography of prose and poetry for use in health/pre-health and liberal arts settings


Managed Care Forum
Moderated topical forums, updated on a daily basis. This page was created by the American Medical Specialty Organization, Inc., (AMSO) to facilitate a national dialog on issues surrounding managed health care.