The Clinical Ethics Fellowship Program: This competitive Two-year fellowship offers the opportunity to train with the Center’s nationally renowned faculty and staff who lead premier Clinical Ethics Consultation Services at adult, private, and public hospital systems in the Texas Medical Center. This fellowship offers a competitive stipend, excellent benefits, and opportunities for continued professional development. Upon completion of this fellowship, fellows will have the skills, training, and experience to make them competitive for positions in clinical ethics and academic bioethics. Our Fellowship Offers:
Center for Medical Ethics & Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine The Center for Medical Ethics & Health Policy comprises 14 primary faculty members, three of whom hold endowed positions, and 25 support staff, housed in on the main Baylor campus in the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas. Our Center’s faculty teach in the undergraduate and Graduate medical curricula, direct an award-winning ethics track for advanced medical students, and are currently developing a new, comprehensive College-wide graduate medical education curriculum in ethics, professionalism, and health policy. Center faculty are actively engaged in funded research supported by NHGRI and NCI of the NIH, PCORI, and private foundations. Our faculty have published more than 700 papers in the peer-reviewed scientific, clinical, and bioethics literature and have authored and edited several seminal books in bioethics. Finally, our faculty are involved in national clinical ethics initiatives and frequently publish on 'best practices' for ethics consultation and launching/sustaining ethics consultation services.