Other Ethics Sites

Hasting Center
Independent, nonpartisan and non-profit bioethics research institute which explores fundamental ethical issues in health, medicine, and the environment. The center has an array of resource and educational material. The center has researched and written a number of reports on mental health issues in children and adolescents.

Kennedy Institute of Ethics
Based at Georgetown University, this institute has considerable resource material and reports on ethics, including a searchable library.

US Department of Health & Human Services Office of Research Integrity
Oversees and directs Public Health Service (PHS) research integrity activities on behalf of the Secretary of Health and Human Services with the exception of the regulatory research integrity activities of the Food and Drug Administration. Has a range of educational material and policies including an interactive video series on research issues.

Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics
Based at the Seattle Children's Hospital, this site has a number of educational resources including case based training material.

Children's Mercy Bioethics Center Website
Website with information and teaching material for various subjects related to ethical issues occurring in pediatric care.

Bioethics resources on the Web - National Institutes of Health
Bioethics Resources on the Web provides a compilation of web links to information. The material available through this website is diverse and extensive.

The Center for Practical Bioethics
Nonprofit and independent organization emphasizing practical bioethics. Website with educational material on how to manage various issues in medical practice.

The Scattergood Program for the Applied Ethics of Behavioral Healthcare Ethics
Center housed at University of Pennsylvania that focuses on applied research and scholarship in all areas of behavioral healthcare ethics.

The American Journal of Bioethics
Journal and website on bioethics.

Journal of Ethics in Mental Health
Web-based journal, developed in association with Whitby Mental Health Centre and McMaster University (Canada).

Pediatric Ethics Consortium (PEC)
Website aiming to develop a better understanding of the ethical issues in the medical care of children with participants from a range of disciplines.

American Society for Bioethics and Humanities
Organization that promotes communication and collaboration between bioethics and medical humanities.

CITI (Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative
The CITI program is a subscription service used by many medical schools to teach and assess research ethics education. The module on pediatrics research is quite informative. There are a number of courses, basic and clinical practice modules, which cover a range of research topics.