Here, two philosophers, Travis Rieder of the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics and Rebecca Kukla of the Kennedy Institute of Ethics at Georgetown, discuss the morality of deciding to have children in a world threatened by environmental degradation and the fraught ethics of encouraging people to opt for smaller families

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Bioethics Fellows Look Forward

December 21, 2016

At a recent reunion, senior bioethics scholars and filmmakers joined current and former fellows to discuss communication and contribution to a healthy national dialogue in 2017 and beyond.

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Patients suffered no extra harm when doctors training to be surgeons were allowed to work longer shifts, a study released Tuesday concludes, adding to a push to relax the strictest limits on resident hours

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With a grant from the Hecht-Levi Foundation, the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics will host and mentor at least 10 postdoctoral fellows over the next decade

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