What We Do

Our vision is to achieve more ethical practices and policies relevant to human health.

Our Mission is to identify and address key ethical issues in science, clinical care, and public health, locally and globally.

Through an ever-expanding array of program and projects, the Berman Institute has a direct, positive impact on the health and well-being of millions of people in developed and developing countries around the world. Areas of impact include:

The Berman Institute trains and mentors future leaders in the fields of bioethics, health, and science through educational programs for:

We also offer a range of programs that help professionals integrate biomedical ethics into their work and to connect with critical issues as they arise.

In addition to scholarship and teaching on the ethics of clinical practice, public health, and biomedical science, we also provide policy advice for government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and private sector organizations.