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.

Make a Donation

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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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 restauratnts, ranging from fast services to high end, in the area. It promises to be another great destination for ASBH. We anticipate that the Call for Proposals will open January 5, 2015, so check back soon for more details.

2015 National Undergraduate Bioethics Conference

The 2015 National Undergraduate Bioethics Conference (NUBC) will be held at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida on April 10-12, 2015. Planned and organized by undergraduate students, this conference aims to engage a new generation of students in the field of bioethics. The theme of the conference this year will be "Global Medicine, Social Justice, and Bioethics." Register now!

2014 Report to the Members

ASBH President Felicia Cohn delivered an inspiring report to the membership at the 2014 Annual Meeting.


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

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