Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy

Medical Ethics and Health Policy Community and Events


Community Outreach


The center values creating a meaningful connection between the work we do and the people whose lives are impacted by these important ethical questions. We are committed to building relationships with the community and starting a dialogue around these very issues. Learn how you can get involved!

Upcoming Events 2022
Date/Time Event Details Access
Nov. 9, 5 p.m. Bioethics Grand Rounds Ethical Issues in Reproductive Medicine: An Interfaith Panel Discussion featuring Claire Horner, Dr. Deepak Sarma and Rabbi Pam Silk. Get details. Register
Feb. 7, 2023, noon

Baruch A. Brody Lecture in Bioethics

Award presentation and lecture by the 2022-2023 recipient. Get details.  
April 17 - 21, 2023 Bioethics Intensive Course A five-day virtual course covers fundamental bioethics topics and advanced clinical ethics skills. Learn more.  







Media Component

We hosted the College's first-ever TEDx, where we shared big, bold ideas and inspirational stories on how to reboot, reframe and reimagine healthcare and beyond.

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Brody Lecture and Award


The Baylor College of Medicine Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Houston Methodist, and Rice University Department of Philosophy established this named lectureship and award in Dr. Baruch Brody's memory. 

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Narrative Medicine


The Narrative Medicine Program is dedicated to exploring the importance of story in the lives of patients, learners, and healthcare professionals.

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