Since 1986, the MacLean Center’s internationally renowned medical ethics fellowship program has graduated more than 500 fellows, many of whom hold endowed professorships and direct ethics programs around the globe.

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Lecture Series

Since 1981, the MacLean Center has sponsored an annual lecture series examining ethical aspects of one health-related topic each year. The topic in 2020-21 is Ethics and the Covid-19 Pandemic: Medical, Social and Po

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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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Dan Brudney To Be First Florin Harrison Pugh Professor

January 21, 2020—

22 professors will fill named chairs or become distinguished service professors this year, according to a news release brief las

Genome Sequencing in Newborns Raises Ethical Issues

November 14, 2019—Screening newborns for health risks using genomic sequencing can raise ethical and equity questions in a new paper co-authored b

Latest Seminar Series Video

"Selfies and SDoH" - Trent Haywood, JD, MD

Trent Haywood, JD, MD, gives a talk entitled “Selfies and SDoH – Improving Healthcare Value Proposition” in the MacLean Center’s 2018-19 series on Improving Value in the US Health Care System.