Hundreds attended the FBN's annual South Florida conference.

22nd Annual Florida Ethics Conference in Miami

The University of Miami Ethics Programs hosted its 22nd annual spring conference in conjunction with the Florida Bioethics Network on Friday, April 4, 2014 at the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay. This educational program - one of the oldest and largest conferences in the country dedicated to ethics in healthcare - featured presentations on topics such as recent brain death controversies, military medicine, pediatric health disparities, concussion and sports, the Affordable Care Act, and clinical professionalism in healthcare.

The conference is approved for a continuing education credits for Physicians, Nurses, Psychologists, Social Workers, Attorneys and Chaplains.

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Medical Humanities

The Florida Bioethics Network is helping to coordinate a statewide initiative to address ethics and the humanities in medical education.

Statewide efforts were launched at a special meeting in Tampa and hosted by the University of South Florida.

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Save the Date!

January 30, 2015, Orlando: Special Program on End-of-Life Care
February 9, 2015, Tallahassee: The Future of Medical Malpractice Law in Florida
April 17, 2015, Miami: 23rd Annual Florida Ethics Conference

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The Florida Bioethics Network's Guidelines for Ethics Committees is a must-have resource for institutions and individuals with a serious commitment to bioethics.

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Bioethics in Florida
A new collection of resources on end-of-life care and other issues, links to applicable laws and other tools.

Bioethics Resources on the Web
The National Institutes of Health's Bioethics Resources site provides a compilation of links on topics including human subjects and animal research, institutional review boards, clinical ethics, international research ethics issues, genetics, and neuroethics.

EthicShare's site contains a comprehensive collection of ethics resources including searchable research materials, group discussions, current news articles, and upcoming events, focusing on bioethics. The project is led by the University of Minnesota.

Ethics Updates
Resources and updates on current ethics literature, both popular and professional. Intended for use by ethics instructors and their students. Maintained by the Values Institute at the University of San Diego.

Florida’s Ethics Programs
The nation’s fourth most populous state hosts a number of academic and other ethics programs, most of which emphasize educational activities and services.

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