Bioethics is the study of the ethical, social, legal, philosophical and other related issues arising in health care and in the biological sciences.

The International Association of Bioethics aims to be truly international, linking all those working in bioethics and related fields, facilitating mutual contact, and encouraging the discussion of cross-cultural aspects in bioethics.

Our Objectives

The Association has the following educational and scientific objectives:

To facilitate contacts and the exchange of information between those working in bioethics in different parts of the world;

To organize and promote periodic international conferences in bioethics;

To encourage the development of research and teaching in bioethics;

To uphold the value of free, open and reasoned discussion of issues in bioethics.