Since 1986, the MacLean Center’s internationally renowned medical ethics fellowship program has graduated more than 320 fellows, many of whom hold endowed professorships and direct ethics programs around the globe.

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Faculty Seminar Series

Since 1981, the MacLean Center has sponsored an annual seminar series that examines the ethical aspects of one key health related issue each year. The topic in 2013-2014 is Ethical Issues in Health Care Reform.

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MacLean Fellows Conference

Each November, The MacLean Center hosts the Dorothy J. MacLean Fellows Conference on topics related to clinical medical ethics. The conference spans two days and draws speakers and audiences from all over the world.

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Faculty Valerie Gutmann Koch interviewed in The Atlantic on Facebook’s mood manipulation experiment

September 24, 2014—When news emerged this summer that Facebook had manipulated its users’s feeds to run a psychological experiment, people were ang

Faculty Monica Peek interviewed by Health Affairs on UChicago’s Mobile Texting Program

September 8, 2014—Health Affairs has partnered with the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to produce three videos about ways pa

Latest Seminar Series Video

Implementation Challenges of PPACA

David Hyman, MD, JD, Professor of Law and Medicine at the University of Illinois, delivers the May 7, 2014, MacLean Center Faculty Seminar.