Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy
The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine is dedicated to encouraging critical reflection on ethical and policy challenges in healthcare and biomedical research.
Dr. Amy McGuire, J.D., Ph.D. presented her talk entitled "There is no Genome for the Human Spirit" at TEDMED 2014. Watch her full talk now.
Dr. Amy McGuire, J.D., Ph.D., along with several collaborators, have published a Perspective article in the New England Journal of Medicine assessing the effects of genetic information on genetic discrimination.
The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy is partnering with Houston Methodist to offer a week-long Intensive Bioethics Course, which offers formal training in clinical ethics.
The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy launches a new educational resource for residents in ethics, professionalism, 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.
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.
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.