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The Global Bioethics Initiative (GBI) is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to improving quality of life in vulnerable populations globally, through research, education and policy change recommendations. GBI concentrates on disparities over international lines which often lead to poor health and needless loss of life.

International Bioethics Summer School

Posted on 30 Jul 2015

by Remy Servis
In a fascinating Huffington Post article by Jonathan Moreno, Ph.D., an advisory board member for Global Bioethics Initiative, the interaction between the American conservative “right” and liberal “left” and their representations of the bioethics field in the modern day is explored. Moreno begins his article with the belief that most highly publicized bioethics issues have generally benefited the conservative right. However, he quickly dispels this thought, suggesting that …

Posted on 29 Jul 2015

by Remy Servis
This week, a team of doctors at The Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania announced that they had completed the world’s first pediatric dual hand transplant on Zion Harvey, an eight year old from Maryland, earlier this month. After he lost his hands and feet to an infection at the age of two, Zion had been living a very active, healthy life with prosthetic limbs. However, the new hands open …

Posted on 29 Jul 2015
International Bioethics Summer School 2015 Opening Reception Video

Check out this beautiful video from the opening reception for our 2015 Summer School back in June!

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