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Addressing the current ethical issues in healthcare.

American Academy of Medical Ethics

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It's dangerous for physicians, families, patients and society.

Physician-Assisted Suicide

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We take a stand to protect both patients and healthcare professionals.

Protecting Your Rights

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Our Mission

The mission of the Academy of Medical Ethics is to promote the interests of medical educators, medical practitioners and scientists, the care and well-being of patients, the protection of public health, and the betterment of the medical profession, as well as to protect and promote the historical values that have provided the longstanding foundation for Western healthcare. We foresee the standard of healthcare in North America once again defined by the Hippocratic tradition.

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ETHICAL VOICE

We are committed to serving as an ethical voice to speak to the government, media, church and public on ethical issues facing the healthcare profession today.

RESOURCES

We offer resources you can use to educate yourself and others about important issues affecting both healthcare professionals and their patients.

LEGISLATION

Through grassroots efforts in states across the country, we help to fight against the legalization of physician-assisted suicide.

Ethical Issues

Addressing the current ethical issues in healthcare.

BEGINNING OF LIFE

Abortion, Reproductive Technology

END OF LIFE

Physician-Assisted Suicide, Euthanasia

RESEARCH

Human Cloning, Stem Cell Research

SEXUALITY

Sexuality, Homosexuality

HEALTHCARE PRACTICE

Patient Care, Advance Planning

HEALTHCARE PROFESSION

Professionalism, Moral Complicity

"I will neither give a deadly drug to anybody if asked for it,
nor will I make a suggestion to this effect." – Hippocratic Oath

The American Academy of Medical Ethics promotes the interests of medical educators, medical practitioners and scientists, the care and well-being of patients, the protection of public health, and the betterment of the medical profession, as well as protects and promotes the historical values that have provided the longstanding foundation for Western healthcare. We foresee the standard of healthcare in North American once again defined by the Hippocratic tradition.

We would love for you to join us in our efforts to promote ethical healthcare.

P.O. Box 7500 • Bristol, TN 37621

423-299-2263

When you invest in the American Academy of Medical Ethics, you join us in our efforts to protect the foundation of Western healthcare. Your donation will make a difference for our profession, our patients and our culture.