American Journal of Bioethics

The American Journal of Bioethics
Volume 2, Number 4, Fall 2002
Special Issue: Becoming Bioethicists? The Future of the Field


Contents

Special Section

    Aulisio, Mark P., 1965-
    Rothenberg, Leslie Steven, 1941-
  • Bioethics, Medical Humanities, and the Future of the "Field": Reflections on the Results of the ASBH Survey of North American Graduate Bioethics/Medical Humanities Training Programs
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • American Society for Bioethics and Humanities.
    • Educational surveys -- United States.
    • Bioethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States.
    Magnus, David, 1961-
  • The Meaning of Graduate Education for Bioethics
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Bioethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States.
    • Medical education -- Aims and objectives -- United States.
    Kuczewski, Mark G.
    Parsi, Kayhan Pake, 1965-
  • The Virtual Graduate Program in Bioethics: The Mission, the Students, and the Hazards
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Bioethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States.
    Bosk, Charles L.
  • Now That We Have the Data, What Was the Question?
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Bioethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States.
    • Medical education -- Aims and objectives -- United States.

Graduate Student Commentaries
And Now from the Guinea Pigs: Students and Recent Alumni on Graduate Bioethics

    Shivas, Tricha.
  • A Dash of This and a Pinch of That: The Role of Interdisciplinary Opportunities in Graduate Education
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Bioethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States.
    • Interdisciplinary approach in education -- United States.
    McCruden, Patrick J.
  • Why an Online Graduate Bioethics Program?
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Bioethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States -- Computer-assisted instruction.
    • Distance education -- United States.
    Sepinwall, Amy J.
  • The Merits of a General Education in Bioethics
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Bioethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Washington (D.C.)
    • Georgetown University. Dept. of Philosophy.
    White, Mary Terrell.
  • Why Not Medical Humanities?
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Texas -- Galveston.
    • University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Institute for the Medical Humanities.
    Campbell, Amy T.
  • A Lawyer's Perspective on Graduate Studies in Bioethics
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
    • University of Pennsylvania.
    Anestidou, Lida.
  • Research Ethics Education: The View from Below
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Bioethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States.
    • Medical colleges -- United States -- Curricula.
    McGuire, Amy.
  • Clearing the Mist
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Texas -- Galveston.
    • University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Institute for the Medical Humanities -- Graduate work.
    Butkus, Matthew A.
    McCarthy, Cynthia S.
  • Principle and Praxis: Harmonizing Theoretical and Clinical Ethics
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh.
    • Duquesne University -- Graduate work.
    Zoubul, Carrie S.
  • Why Study Bioethics? Because It's Interesting ...
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
    • Center for Biomedical Ethics -- Graduate work.
    Chaitin, Elizabeth.
  • Earl Weaver Was Right: It's What You Learn after You Think You Know It All That Counts
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh.
    • University of Pittsburgh -- Graduate work.
    Isinger, Melody.
  • The State of Graduate Education: One Student's View
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh.
    • Duquesne University -- Graduate work.
    Bevins, Michael.
  • Why Medical Humanities?
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Texas -- Galveston.
    • University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Institute for the Medical Humanities -- Graduate work.
    Zilberberg, Julie M.
  • Self-Directed Bioethics Education
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- New York (State) -- Hastings on Hudson.
    • Hastings Center -- Funds and scholarships.
    Solomon, Robin.
  • The Value of Bioethics Education
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee.
    • Medical College of Wisconsin -- Graduate work.
    Nathanson, Jay.
  • Medical Ethics and the Moral Practice of Medicine
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
    • Boston University. School of Public Health -- Curricula.

Target Article

    Eisen, Arri.
    Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
  • The Absent Professor: Why We Don't Teach Research Ethics and What to Do about It
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Life sciences -- Research -- United States.
    • Medical education -- Aims and objectives -- United States.
    Abstract:
      Research ethics education in the biosciences has not historically been a priority for research universities despite the fact that funding agencies, government regulators, and the parties involved in the research enterprise agree that it ought to be. The confluence of a number of factors, including scrutiny and regulation due to increased public awareness of the impact of basic research on society, increased public and private funding, increased diversity and collaboration among researchers, the impressive success and speed of research advances, and high-profile cases of misconduct, have made it necessary to reexamine how the bioscience research community at all levels provides ethics education to its own. We discuss the need to and reasons for making ethics integral to the education of bioscientists, approaches to achieving this goal, challenges this goal presents, and responses to those challenges.

Open Peer Commentaries

    Faden, Ruth R.
    Kass, Nancy E.
    Klag, Michael J.
    Krag, Sharon S.
  • On the Importance of Research Ethics and Mentoring
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Research -- Moral and ethical aspects.
    • College teaching -- United States.
    Steneck, Nicholas H.
  • Institutional and Individual Responsibilities for Integrity in Research
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Education, Higher -- Research -- United States.
    • Medical education -- Aims and objectives -- United States.
    Chakrabarty, Ananda M., 1938-
  • Ethics in Biomedical Research: Practical Considerations
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Life sciences -- Research -- United States.
    Sharp, Richard R. (Richard Roy)
  • Teaching Old Dogs New Tricks: Continuing Education in Research Ethics
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Research -- Moral and ethical aspects.
    • Life sciences -- Study and teaching (Continuing education) -- United States.
    Brodwin, Paul.
  • Faultlines in "Bioscience Ethics": Lessons from the Human Genome Diversity Project
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Human Genome Project.
    • Human gene mapping -- Research -- United States.
    • Bioethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    Fryer-Edwards, Kelly.
  • Addressing the Hidden Curriculum in Scientific Research
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Medical colleges -- United States -- Curricula.
    Schwartz, Rob.
  • The Professor is Excused
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Medical colleges -- United States -- Curricula.
    Richman, Kenneth A., 1966-
  • Responsible Conduct of Research Is All Well and Good
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Life sciences -- Research -- United States.
    Wolpe, Paul Root.
  • Teaching Ethics to Basic Scientists: Suggestions for Greater Curricular Clarity
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Medical colleges -- United States -- Curricula.
    Maschke, Karen J.
  • What's the Professor Got to Do with It?
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Life sciences -- Research -- United States.
    Gordon, Elisa J.
    Parsi, Kayhan Pake, 1965-
  • It's Alive! Giving Birth to Research Ethics Education
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Medical colleges -- United States -- Curricula.
    Sears, Jeanne M.
  • Cultural Synthesis: Science and Ethics
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Medical colleges -- United States -- Curricula.
    Motta, Madeline M.
  • Mentoring the Mentors: The Yoda Factor in Promoting Scientific Integrity
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Master teachers -- United States.
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Medical colleges -- United States -- Graduate work.
    Rhodes, Rosamond.
  • The Pressing Need for Postdoctoral Research Ethics Education
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
    • Medicine -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc. -- United States.
    Trachtman, Howard.
  • A Rose by Any Other Name Is Still a Rose
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Eisen, Arri. Absent professor: why we don't teach research ethics and what to do about it.
    • Berry, Roberta M., 1955-
    • Medical ethics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.

Book Reviews

    Blank, Robert H.
  • What Makes Us Think? A Neuroscientist and Philosopher Argue about Ethics, Human Nature, and the Brain (review)
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Changeux, Jean-Pierre. What makes us think?: a neuroscientist and philosopher argue about ethics, human nature, and the brain.
    • Ricoeur, Paul.
    • DeBevoise, M. B., tr.
    • Ethics.
    Jeffreys, Derek S.
  • Animal Minds: Beyond Cognition to Consciousness (review)
    [Access article in HTML] [Access article in PDF]
    Subject Headings:
    • Griffin, Donald R. (Donald Redfield), 1915- Animal minds: beyond cognition to consciousness.
    • Cognition in animals.



[Project MUSE] [Search Page] [Journals] [Journal Directory] [Top]