Recommended Resources

Are you interested in learning more about the ethics of healthcare? We recommend the following resources to help you educate yourself and others about why issues such as physician-assisted suicide, euthansia, abortion and other bioethical topics are so important in today's healthcare landscape.


A variety of medically reliable and ethically sound books and other publications.

Position Statements

Formulated and based on scientific, ethical and moral principles.

White Papers

Advanced guides with more information about each ethical issue.

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.

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