Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethics

The 13-member Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues advises the President on a broad variety of issues in bioethics.

 International Research Panel. UM’s Dr. Sergio Litewka is third from the left in the back row.

The Commission held its 12th meeting Jan. 14-15, 2013, at University of Miami Hospital. The UM Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy Ethics co-hosted the meeting, the focus of which was medical countermeasures for children.