Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy

About the Center

The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine is one of the leading academic centers in the field of biomedical ethics and health policy with multiple notable programs.

Clinical Ethics

One of the largest clinical ethics programs in the country serving premier adult, pediatric, private and public hospital systems.


Nationally recognized medical ethics education for undergraduate students, medical students, and residents, as well as continuing medical education.

Health Policy

An enhanced program in health policy which includes new educational and research initiatives and exciting opportunities for collaboration.


Comprehensive and original bioethics research program that explores emerging ethical and policy implications in healthcare in the 21st century.