24th Annual Florida Bioethics Conference, April 8

The University of Miami’s Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy will host its 24th annual spring conference in conjunction with the Florida Bioethics Network on Friday, April 8, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay Hotel. To view the conference program and register, please visit

The program – perhaps the oldest and largest community bioethics conference in the country – will feature presentations on climate change and bioethics, Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST), ethics committee operations, clinical futility, public health priority setting and oncology ethics.

The program is approved for continuing education credits for physicians, nurses, social workers, attorneys and chaplains. UM students, faculty and staff, and Jackson staff can attend the conference without charge using the following case sensitive codes:

UM faculty, staff: UMEthics2016
UM Students: EthicsStudent2016
Jackson employees: JMHEthics2016

If you have any questions, please contact the Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 305-243-5723.

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