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Celebrating 25 Years of Achievement

Join us throughout 2020 to commemorate 25 years of achievement in bioethics and to see what lies ahead

25th Anniversary Historical Highlight: Deering Hall Provides a Permanent Home

The 2011 conversion of a historic East Baltimore building brings the Berman Institute together under one roof

Celebrating 10 Top Stories from 2019

Marking last year's achievements and looking ahead to 2020

Q&A with Cynda Hylton Rushton: Examining Clinician Burnout

In Fall 2019 the National Academy of Medicine released a new report, Taking Action Against Clinician Burnout: A Systems Approach to Professional Well-Being. Cynda Hylton Rushton, the Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics, was one of only two nurses selected to serve on the committee preparing the report. As a forerunner in helping nurses overcome the burden of burnout, Rushton played a key role in bringing forth evidence-based recommendations for addressing this problem in the future.

Jeffrey Kahn Featured in New Netflix Series, “Unnatural Selection”

Berman Institute Director provides bioethics viewpoint on science of gene-editing

Fighting Back Against A Critical Shortage of Vital Pediatric Drugs

Yoram Unguru’s advocacy helps compel drug company to resume vincristine production

Prof. Cynda Rushton Earns STTI Spirit of Renewal Award

Honoring a nurse leader whose purposeful reflection in practice and mindful understanding of human relationships displays a futuristic vision for nursing practice

Multiple Postdoctoral Fellowships Available for Fall 2020

Apply by Dec. 16 for Hecht-Levi Program or multiple new positions with specific areas of focus

Ruth Faden Receives Hastings Center’s 2019 Beecher Award

Berman Institute founder recognized for lifetime achievement in ethics and the life sciences

Join the Berman Institute at ASBH 2019

A guide to everything Berman Institute-related at the 21st annual meeting of the American Society for Bioethics + Humanities, Oct. 24-27

Vines Architecture Selected to Lead Planning Stages for Henrietta Lacks Hall

Interdisciplinary home for Berman Institute to be complete in 2022

Prof. Mathews Named Chair of Maryland Stem Cell Commission

Will focus on identifying and fostering cutting-edge research and innovation in regenerative medicine