Medical Ethics Education

This section of the WMA web site will serve as a clearinghouse of information on medical ethics education and as a networking centre for medical ethics educators. To begin, we offer a list of resources. Watch the What's New page for announcements of additional materials.

Eubios Ethics Institute bioethics education resources -

National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature, Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University:

L'institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale (INSERM) : Enseignement de l'Ethique : études et synthèses

The ETHOX centre :

Teaching Ethics: Materials for Practitioner Education

Consensus statement by teachers of medical ethics and law in UK medical schools: Teaching and assessing ethics and law within medical education: a model for the UK core curriculum -

A Working Group, on behalf of the Association of Teachers of Ethics and Law in Australian and New Zealand Medical Schools: An ethics core curriculum for Australasian medical schools -

Standing Committee of European Doctors: Teaching of medical ethics in basic and continuing medical education -

Medical Council of Canada: Consideration of the Legal, Ethical and Organizational Aspects of the Practice of Medicine (CLEO) -

The College of Family Physicians of Canada Committee on Ethics: Family Medicine Bioethics Curriculum

UNESCO Chair in Bioethics Medical Ethics Curriculum -

UNESCO: Ethics Education Program -

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada: Bioethics Curricula -

Conférence internationale des doyens et des facultés de médecine d'expression française (CIDMEF): Charte de l'éthique des facultés de médecine -