Hundreds attended the FBN's annual South Florida conference in April. We anticipate similar interest in Central Florida on January 30.

Central Florida Bioethics Conference Set for Jan. 30;
Focus on Resolving End-of-Life Care Challenges

With “Strategies for Resolving the Ethical and Legal Complexities of End-of-Life Healthcare Decisions” in Orlando, the Florida Bioethics Network expands its offerings in bioethics education and professional development to Central Florida.

Featuring leading speakers from Florida and around the nation, this conference is designed for healthcare professionals in hospitals, hospices and nursing homes. With coordination by the University of Florida and University of Miami medical school bioethics programs, this is a must-attend event for ethics committee members.

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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

Purchase the Guidelines

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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