• Announcing the Certificate Program in Clinical Ethics

    The Center for Bioethics is now accepting applications for its new Clinical Ethics Post-baccalaureate Certificate Program for enrollment in Fall 2015.

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Extended deadline!  The Clinical Certificate and Bioethics MA application deadline has been changed to June 1, 2015.

The Center for Bioethics offers three programs to suit the aspirations of graduate and professional students as well as working professionals. 

Academic advisors from the Center are available to help determine the program that is right for you.

Contact bthxed@umn.edu to ask questions or to make an appointment

Special announcements

Announcing Fall 2015 BTHX Courses

Registration opened on March 23.

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Prof. dr. Guy Widdershoven
Monday, May 18, 2015 - 12:15am to 1:30pm
Prof. Guy A.M. Widdershoven Professor, Philosophy and Ethics of Medicine; Head of the Department of Medical Humanities, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam Prof. Widdershoven will speak on "Ethical Reflection in End of Life Decisions: A Dutch Perspective."


Prof. Wolf on MPR on end-of-life care