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Health Information Technology and Ethics

From decision support and Big Data to privacy and interoperability, University of Miami Bioethics Institute faculty have been studying the intersection of information technology and ethics for a quarter century.

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Ethics Education

The Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy contributes to the education of medical stuents, science students and, indeed, supports innovative teaching and learning opportunities across the university.

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International Ethics
The Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy has a quarter-century track record in international ethics education and research. Collaborations, especially in Latin America and Europe, have addressed research ethics, clinical ethics and public health ethics. The Institute is a WHO Collaborating Center in Ethics and Global Health Policy, one of nine in the world.


The Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy is dedicated to education, research and community service in bioethics and related disciplines. Institute faculty conduct or help conduct courses, seminars, conferences and symposia at all three University of Miami campuses and throughout the region. The Institute collaborates with a variety of community, government, non-governmental and academic organizations, and faculty provide expertise to national and international partners.

The Institute for Bioethics has marked its 25th anniversay as a thriving and innovative member of the Miller School of Medicine and larger UM teams. Rarely are privilege to serve and opportunity to create so very congruent.
Faculty support the University's research mission with education, consultation and work in research ethics itself.

Contributing to institutional ethics processes at a range of health care organizations.

Institute faculty contribute to the education of Miller School medical students, UM science students, post-doctoral fellows and others.

Review Institute faculty and affiliates publications and presentations.

Jeffrey Brosco, MD, PhD, the Bioethics Institute’s Director of Population Health Ethics, is named Deputy Secretary for Children’s Medical Services.
The Florida Bioethics Network (FBN) is dedicated to the understanding and resolution of ethical and legal problems arising in health care and research in Florida.

Support the Bioethics Institute's many research initiatives and academic programs.
Trustee, philanthropist and community leader Adrienne Arsht has given $3 million to the University of Miami Ethics Programs, constituting the largest gift for ethics in Florida history.