Everything for Sale?

May 14, 2015

Can I sell my kidney? Debra Satz, James Childress, Michele Goodwin and Alvin Roth debate the ethics and economics of compensation for body parts (video)

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It is far too common for journalists to focus on female scientists’ appearances, personal relationships, and children instead of their work

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No Justice, No Peace

May 7, 2015

Berman Institute Director, Ruth Faden writes “Until our cities become at least minimally just places for all children to grow up, there will be no peace.”

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Continuing with what the ANA has designated as the “Year of Ethics”, this year’s them for National Nurses Week is “Ethical Practice, Quality Care”

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Embryo Battle

May 6, 2015

Sofia Vergara’s battle with her ex-fiancée raises legal and ethical questions about rights and frozen embryos. Our Travis Rieder comments

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Science and Society

May 6, 2015

Plans to begin construction of a $1.4b giant telescope on Mauna Kea, a dormant volcano on the island of Hawaii, have been put on hold in the face of continuing protests

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The Berman Institute of Bioethics will enroll its first class of master’s degree students in Fall 2015, offering a multidisciplinary Master of Bioethics (MBE) program for full-time and part-time students

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Q&A with Elizabeth Dzeng, MD, MPH, MPhil, MS, lead author of a new study exploring the influence of institutional culture & policies on do-not-resuscitate decision making at the end of life

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