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Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy

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What is Bioethics?

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The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy researches and influences policy on today’s most pressing ethical issues. We are one of the biggest and fastest growing ethics centers in the country, and our goal is to build the infrastructure so that we can respond immediately to help government and health care providers decide how to do the right thing.

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Community Outreach

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The center values creating a meaningful connection between the work we do and the people whose lives are impacted by these important ethical questions. We are committed to building relationships with the community and starting a dialogue around these very issues. Learn how you can get involved!

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Advisory Council

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Meet the community leaders who serve as ambassadors on behalf of the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy.

The Conversation Speaker Series

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Join the "The Conversation" and explore hot topics in medical ethics and health policy.

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Check out our photos from previous outreach events.

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Brody Lecture

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The Baylor College of Medicine Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Houston Methodist, and Rice University Department of Philosophy established this named lectureship in Dr. Baruch Brody's memory. This award recognizes junior and mid-career scholars who have made important theoretical contributions to the field of bioethics.

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Dr. Amy McGuire: Ask Me About My Research

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Professor of biomedical ethics Amy McGuire, J.D., Ph.D., is joined by a special guest to demonstrate the importance of scientists and researchers talking with others about their work.