National Bioethics Advisory Commission Reports

 

The National Bioethics Advisory Commission was established by Executive Order #12975 to provide advice and make recommendations to the National Science and Technology Council, chaired by the President; other appropriate entities and the public, on bioethical issues arising from research on human biology and behavior, and the applications, including the clinical applications, of that research.

Comments or questions:

Jere D. Odell, M.A., M.L.S.
IU Center for Bioethics
jdodell@iupui.edu

Amy J. Hatfield, M.L.S.
IU School of Medicine
ajhatfie@iupui.edu

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Recent Submissions

  • National Bioethics Advisory Commission (National Bioethics Advisory Commission, Rockville, MD, 2001-08)
    The National Bioethics Advisory Commission examined the current state of human research subject oversight by the federal government. The Commission concluded that the federal oversight system should protect the rights and ...
  • National Bioethics Advisory Commission (National Bioethics Advisory Commission, Rockville, MD, 2001-04)
    This National Bioethics Advisory Commission report discusses the ethical issues associated with International research in developing countries subject to U.S. regulations.
  • National Bioethics Advisory Commission (National Bioethics Advisory Commission, Rockville, MD, 1999-09)
    The President of the United States requested the National Bioethics Advisory Commission write a report and provide recommendations regarding issues associated with human stem cells. The Commission focused attention on ...
  • National Bioethics Advisory Commission (National Bioethics Advisory Commission, Rockville, MD, 1999-08)
    The National Bioethics Advisory Commission's report and recommendations, requested by the President of the United States (Executive order 12975), focus on how well existing federal policies protect human subjects from harm ...
  • National Bioethics Advisory Commission (National Bioethics Advisory Commission, Rockville, MD, 1998-12)
    The National Bioethics Advisory Committee was directed by the President of the United States to provide a report and recommendations regarding the rights and welfare of human research subjects. Volume 1 addresses human ...
  • National Bioethics Advisory Commission (National Bioethics Advisory Commission, Rockville, MD, 1997-06)
    At the request of the President of the United States, the National Bioethics Advisory Commission was charged with providing a thorough review of the ethical and legal issues associated with the application of cloning ...