The American Society for Bioethics and Humanities promotes the exchange of ideas and fosters multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary, and inter-professional scholarship, research, teaching, policy development, professional development and collegiality among people engaged in clinical and academic bioethics and the medical humanities.

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Members and friends of ASBH can now make a donation to support ASBH’s programs and initiatives. Donations are tax deductible as permitted by law.

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Student Paper Award Winnner

ASBH is pleased to announce that Laura Guidry-Grimes, doctoral candidate in Philosophy, is the winner of the 2014 ASBH Student Paper Award. She is recognized for her writing and presentation of her paper "Problems of Clinical Insight When Listening to the Voices of Psychiatric Patients." ASBH also recognizes the finalists for the award: Eliza Blanchard, Wendy Cook, and Katrina Hui. Please join us in congratualting these students and thanking all of the particiapnts in the student award program.

2014 Annual Meeting Evaluation

The 2014 Annual Meeting was a great success, with a near-record number of attendees. All participants are encouraged to provide feedback on this year and suggestions for next year's meeting.

Registrants who requested continuing education credit can also use this link to evaluate the sessions they attended and print their certificates.

Call the ASBH staff at 847-375-4745 or at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for assistance.

Recordings of Sessions

Did you miss the meeting this year? Or find that there were more sessions you wanted to attend? All of the presentations from the 2014 meeting are available on MP3 files on a CD for easy listening on your computer or audio player. Order online at

Save the Date

Mark your calendar now for the ASBH 17th Annual Meeting in Houston, TX, October 22-25, 2015. The Hilton Americas-Houston hotel is close to the city's famed Museum District with numerous restaurants, ranging from fast service to high end, in the area. It promises to be another great destination for ASBH.

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