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March 15, 2012

The March Issue of AJOB is Now Online

The American Journal of Bioethics is proud to announce that its March issue, a special issue discussing issues related to lying in medicine, is now available online.…

March 5, 2012

Meet Our New Book Review Editor, Daniel S. Goldberg, JD, PhD

We are also pleased to announce that Daniel S. Goldberg of East Carolina University has joined our editorial group as book review editor.…

March 2, 2012

Meet Our New Associate Editor, Kayhan Parsi, JD PhD

AJOB is proud to have Kayhan Parsi as our new Associate Editor. ¬†Kayhan has worked with AJOB closely for the last three years serving as its Book Review Editor.…

February 29, 2012

Meet Our New Associate Editor, Richard Sharp, PhD

The AJOB Editorial Office is proud to announce its has added five new members to its editorial group. ¬†Over the next few days, we will introduce the members of our new editorial group to you, including our new co-Editors in Chief, our two new Associate Editors and our new Book Review Editor.…

February 23, 2012

David Magnus Corrects the Record Regarding AJOB

Over the past couple of weeks, a great deal of drama has played out regarding changes at the American Journal of Bioethics.…

February 17, 2012

For The Record: A Response from The Editors of AJOB

To the readers of bioethics.net, the bioethics community, and the general public:

As our publisher, Taylor and Francis, has announced, Glenn McGee has stepped down at Editor-in-Chief of AJOB.…

February 17, 2012

Welcome to the New Bioethics.net!

Completely integrated with the most up-to-date social networking software and other new features, this website makes it even easier and more fun to find today’s bioethics news, jobs, events, and commentary.…

November 3, 2011

November Issue of AJOB is Now Available Online!

This month’s issue of The American Journal of Bioethics is now available online. Research ethics is featured prominently in this issue with Rosamond Rhodes et al arguing for a new category of research risk and an article about the recruitment of research participants.…

October 19, 2011

Arthur Caplan Says "No" To Prisoner Organs

In the October 2011 issue of AJOB, Arthur Caplan argues in his Target Article “The Use of Prisoners as Sources of Organs-An Ethically Dubious Practice” that the great demand for cadaveric organs for donation around the world does not justify harvesting them from prisoners.…

June 14, 2011

June Issue of AJOB Now Available Online!

The summertime is already upon us, as is the June issue of The American Journal of Bioethics.

This month we feature a debate over the controversial practice of continuous sedation as proposed by three Dutch authors as an alternative to PAS.…