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June 28, 2010

July Arrives Early for AJOB!

The July issue of The American Journal of Bioethics arrives early with three fascinating articles–two about sex (one the biological kind, the other the active kind) and the other about transhumanism.…

April 15, 2010

AJOB's April Issue is Now Online!

Just in time to coincide with National Healthcare Decisions Day, AJOB’s April issue is now online featuring an editorial and a target article discussing advance directives and patient decision-making.…

March 28, 2010

Bioethics on TV: Watch What Dr. House Does and Do The Exact Opposite.

As previously published in the December 2008 issue of The American Journal of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins researchers Czarny et al told us that medical and nursing students watch television medical dramas in droves (almost 80% of them) and are exposed to moral dilemmas in those dramas that way.…

March 19, 2010

March Issue of AJOB is Now Online!

Trans fat bans, peer recruitment for human subjects research, and the clash of culture versus the rights of physicians are the featured issues in this month’s issue of The American Journal of Bioethics.…

February 23, 2010

The blog.bioethics.net Archive Rises Like a ...

At last we’ve found a few minutes to assemble the archive of The American Journal of Bioethics Editors’ blog through 2007 and publish them in an accessible venue.…

January 13, 2010

Before It Even Hits The Front Page....Sobsey Comments on AJOB's First Issue of 2010

AJOB’s first issue of 2010 is already off to a roaring start, making waves and stirring up controversy before it can even be posted on the front page of bioethics.net!…

December 15, 2009

Summer Johnson Talks about AJOB's December Issue

On the Center for Practical Bioethics’ blog, you can hear me talk about the ethical questions raised by the use of placebos in clinical practice and the other topics addressed by the Target Articles in the December issue of AJOB, including life extension and the moral responsibilities of journal editors to have a policy for publishing animal studies.…

November 27, 2009

AJOB Editor Glenn McGee To Be the New John B. Francis Chair in Bioethics and AJOB to Move to Center for Practical Bioethics in Kansas City

Glenn McGee is moving to Kansas City to assume the John B. Francis Chair in Bioethics at the Center for Practical Bioethics.…

November 6, 2009

The November Issue of AJOB Is Now Online!

With H1N1 and flu vaccines on everyone’s minds, the November issue of The American Journal of Bioethics couldn’t be more timely.…

October 7, 2009

The AJOB Family of Journals Grows by Two!

Today, now available at editorial.bioethics.net, are The American Journal of Bioethics’ new sibling journals, AJOB Neuroscience and AJOB Primary Research.

These latest additions to the AJOB family will begin publishing in 2010 and each have 4 issues per year of exciting new content written by the top scholars in the field.…