Links to other research ethics websites

General bioethics research resources and bioethics institutes
Research ethics resources
Genetics ethics research resources
Online journals

General bioethics research resources and bioethics institutes

American Society for Bioethics and Humanities

American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics


Canadian Bioethics Society

Clinical Research Institute of Montreal Center for Bioethics

Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

Centre for Practical Ethics, York University

Centre for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin

Council of Europe's Bioethics Site  - Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine

Dalhousie University Department of Bioethics

European Network for Biomedical Ethics

The Hastings Center

International Association of Bioethics

Kennedy Institute of Ethics - National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature

MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics

MacMaster University HEALNet

National Bioethics Advisory Commission

Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy

NIH Bioethics Resources

Nuffield Council on Bioethics

University of Alberta Health Law Institute

University of Alberta,  John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre

University of British Columbia Centre for Applied Ethics

University of Pennsylvania, Center for Bioethics

University of Toronto Joint Centre for Ethics

Research ethics resources

Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments

Canadian Institutes of Health Research

FDA - Food and Drug Administration

FDA Guidance for Institutional Review Boards and Clinical Investigators

Göteborg University Centre for Research Ethics

Health Canada, Health Protection Branch, Therapeutic Products Programme

National Cancer Institute - Cancer Trials

National Council on Ethics in Human Research

National Institutes of Health - Clinical Trials Database

Natural Sciences and Engineering Council of Canada

Nuremberg Code

Office of Human Research Protections

OPRR Institutional Review Board Guidebook


Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Tri-Council Policy Statement on Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans

University of Michigan Medical School IRB

World Medical Association Declaration of Helsinki - its revision

21 Code of Federal Regulations 56

45 Code of Federal Regulations 46

Genetics ethics research resources

American Society of Gene Therapy

The Council for Responsible Genetics

European Society of Gene Therapy (ESGT)

The Genetic Privacy Act and Commentary

HUGO: Human Genome Organization

Human Genome Project - National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature

Human Genome Project Information of US Department of Energy

Human Genome Research of US Department of Energy

Mapping the Human Genome Project(s)

Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee

UNESCO -Universal Declaration on the Human Genome and Human Rights

University of Montreal - Human Genetics

On-line journals

Annals of Internal Medicine

Bulletin of Medical Ethics

British Medical Journal (BMJ)

Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics

Canadian Bioethics report

Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ)

Gene Letter

Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)

Journal of Clinical Ethics

Journal of Medical Ethics

Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal

The Lancet

New England Journal of Medicine

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