• Announcement of Ethics Grand Rounds Event on September 17, 2019 in Moos 2-690, East Bank Campus from 12:15 - 1:30 pm. Social Public Health & Ghana's National Response to HIV by Amos Laar, PhD, MPH, MA, School of Public Health, University of Ghana
    The Center for Bioethics is excited to host Dr. Amos Laar, a graduate of the MA in Bioethics at the University of Minnesota and a Senior Lecturere at the University og Ghana. Find out more about this event here. 
  • Registration for Fall 2019 Courses open on April 11
    From End-of-Life care to Human Subjects Research, our courses provide discussion-rich environments to learn about modern ethical issues facing health sciences. You will learn alongside diverse students & professionals with the expertise of our faculty.

Interim Director

Headshot of Deb DeBruin, PhDThe Center for Bioethics is excited to announce that Debra DeBruin, PhD has been named Interim Director. Dr. DeBruin has been with the Center since 2000. She has served in various administrative leadership roles for the Center since 2003, including a previous appointment as Director. She also holds the Maas Family Chair in Bioethics. Dr. DeBruin’s interests include bioethics and social justice, ethical issues related to women’s health, and public health ethics and policy. Congratulations, Dr. DeBruin!


Dr. Frazier Benya

Check out what our alumni are up to and how they have been using their bioethics degree post-graduation.  Learn more about alum Dr. Frazier Benya.


Photo of Bonnie LeRoy, MS, CGC holding a tablet and smiling
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm