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The Catholic Church: Official Position on Bioethics
National Catholic Bioethics Center
From the NCBC website's "About" page:
"The Mission of The National Catholic Bioethics Center is to promote and safeguard the dignity of the human person, thereby sharing in the ministry of Jesus Christ and his Church. This is accomplished through research, education, consultation and publication in the health and life sciences."
US Conference of Catholic Bishops : Bioethics Materials
Full text articles, pamphlets and other written materials on a range of pro-life topics
JSTOR: List of Health Policy Journals
This list contains links to twenty-four scholarly journals focused on health care policy, including titles focused on bioethics. Click on any journal name to go to a list of that journal's full text issues, listed by year. ALL issues of any journal are simultaneously searchable by keyword search. After you've selected a specific journal, scroll up to the JSTOR search box on this journal's page, then change "All Content" to "In This Journal" in the drop down menu to the right of the search box.
Bioethics Issues: Pros and Cons
"Bioethics", Pew Research Center
Overviews and reports incorporating statistics on a range of bioethics topics, from Pew Research Center, "a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. We conduct public opinion polling, demographic research, content analysis and other data-driven social science research. We do not take policy positions."
"Bioethics", Opposing Viewpoints, Gale in Context
A broad selection of scholarly articles, opinions, data and other information on a range of bioethics topics.
The Scientific Community: Positions on Bioethics
The Bioethics Hub, Loyola Marymount University
This website is managed by the Bioethics Institute at Loyola Marymount University.
From the BH's "About" webpage:
The Bioethics Hub is a resource for healthcare providers, bioethicists, scholars, and students in Southern California and beyond. There are academic articles, interviews with bioethicists, links to ethics-related news items, and local bioethics events."
The Bioethics Research Library, Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University
"COVID-19: Ethics Resources"
On this webpage you'll find articles, events, videos, and white papers describing the official positions of multiple organizations, including Roman Catholic perspectives, on responding ethically to COVID-19.
Code of Medical Ethics, American Medical Association (AMA)
"The AMA Code of Medical Ethics' interactive CME modules offer concrete advice on how physicians should interact with patients and address critical decisions within their practice."
The Ferrater Morer Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics
From the Centre's homepage:
"Pioneering ethical perspectives on animals through academic research, teaching, and publication"
Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics
From the SCBE's "About" webpage:
"Established in 1989, the Stanford Center for Biomedical (SCBE) is an interdisciplinary hub for faculty who do research, teaching, and service on topics in bioethics and medical humanities. SCBE and its faculty have been widely recognized for ... approaches to studying the ethical issues presented by new technologies in biomedicine, including Artificial Intelligence, CRISPR and Gene Therapy, Stem Cell Research, Synthetic Biology, and the Human Brain Initiative."
A History of American Medical Ethics-- Colonial Period to the Bioethics Revolution
The complete texts of nine different American Codes of Medical Ethics, from 1808 through 1903.
Food for Thought: Journal Articles
Food for Thought : Books
The Search for the Legacy of the USPHS Syphilis Study at Tuskegee by
Publication Date: 2011
A collection of essays that seeks to "redefine the legacy of the infamous Tuskegee Syphilis Study"... each essay examines "... the impact of the study on the lives of Americans today and place[s] the legacy of the study within the evolving picture of racial and ethnic relations in the United States."
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by
Call Number: 616.02 SKL
"The story of how scientists took cells from an unsuspecting descendant of freed slaves and created a human cell line that has been kept alive indefinitely, enabling discoveries in such areas as cancer research, in vitro fertilization and gene mapping."
Mary Ann Schilz, Lucas Library Director