As we seek to protect the values and foundation of Western healthcare, we focus our efforts on the following ethical issues:
Beginning of Life
Abortion, Reproductive Technology
End of Life
Physician-Assisted Suicide, Euthanasia
Human Cloning, Stem Cell Research
Patient Care, Advance Planning
Professionalism, Moral Complicity
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.
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.