Excellence in Clinical Ethics

The Fairbanks Center for Medical Ethics (FCME) coordinates all the major service, research, and educational efforts in clinical ethics for nationally ranked Indiana University Health, the state's largest and most comprehensive healthcare system.

Mission Statement

Improve the care of patients by enhancing the ethical practice of health care professionals at IU Health and beyond through excellence in clinical ethics service, education, and research

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Fairbanks Fellowship in Clinical Ethics

A part-time fellowship with a mission to educate interdisciplinary individuals to serve as clinical ethics resources in their professional environment

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Joint Academic Courses

In collaboration with various schools within IU, we host multiple practicum and internship opportunities for education in contemporary healthcare ethics.

Fairbanks Lecture Series in Clinical Ethics

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