Bioethics Certification Program News

On ABC News, Robert Klitzman Explores the Ethics of New Ebola Treatment

On ABC News, Robert Klitzman comments on questions surrounding ZMapp, the new Ebola treatment whose limited supply raises questions about who should receive treatment first.

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Robert Klitzman Discusses the Ethics of Deciding Who Gets New Ebola Treatment

Who gets access to an experimental, new treatment for the fast-spreading Ebola virus? Robert Klitzman weighs in.

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Dr. Robert Klitzman Named 2014 Hastings Center Fellow

The Hastings Center honors Dr. Robert Klitzman for his outstanding contributions in the field of bioethics.

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Bioethics Professor Dr. Robert Klitzman Calls Facebook Mood Manipulation Study "Scandalous"

Dr. Robert Klitzman, director of the M.S. in Bioethics program at Columbia University, asserts that Facebook's mood study violated ethics.

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Moving Closer to Genetically Engineered 'Designer Babies'

Dr. Robert Klitzman of the Bioethics program weighs in on the designer baby debate in Healthline.

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Making Organ Donations Worthwhile

Organ exchanges encourage altruistic donation and benefit poorer people, argues Robert Klitzman, Director of Columbia’s Bioethics master’s program.

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Fearing Punishment for Bad Genes

M.S. in Bioethics student Kira Peikoff writes for The New York Times about the effects of a major omission in the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act.

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New Health Law Is Sending Many Back to School

Robert Klitzman, Director of the Master of Science in Bioethics program, notes how the program addresses the ethical issues stemming from the Affordable Care Act.

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Shop For a Cause: Each Item Has a Story at Accompany Boutique

Jason Keehn, a graduate of the Master's Program in Bioethics at Columbia University, discusses his online boutique Accompany, which features chic, ethically sourced clothing that benefits humanitarian and philanthropic causes.

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New Task Force on Personalized Medicine Takes Interdisciplinary Approach

Robert Klitzman, Director of the Master of Science in Bioethics program, comments on why the timing is right, from the standpoint of advances in genetics, for a task force on personalized medicine.

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