Columbia's bioethics programs address critical issues concerning the ethical, legal and social implications of advances in biotechnology and biomedicine, enabling students to study with faculty from across the University, and to draw on the extraordinary resources of its top schools:
|The College of Physicians and Surgeons||The School of Nursing|
|Columbia Law School||The School of Arts and Sciences|
|The Mailman School of Public Health||The School of International and Public Affairs|
|Columbia Journalism School|
Our bioethics programs span law, social science methods, history, genetics, environmental science, policy and ethics.
Participants in any of Columbia’s bioethics courses can earn Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit.
Explore your options:
Ideal for recent undergraduates who plan to work in healthcare and related fields, established professionals in these fields, premed students who wish to strengthen their application to graduate school, and graduate students.
Ideal for healthcare professionals and medical practitioners, researchers, IRB members, attorneys, educators, and others interested in the field, including patients and their kin who have confronted bioethical issues.
An ideal option for busy professionals, who may hone in on a point of interest and select one or more courses from the certification to take on a noncredit basis.