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Hope lies in informed struggle

Regressive policies dominate this issue, whether it is the new Drugs and Clinical Trials Rules, the compulsory notification of TB, or the virtual ban on the use of Oxytocin, a…

The Indian Journal of Medical Ethics is peer reviewed and indexed in Medline, The Philosopher's Index, Scopus and other databases.

June 14, 2019

Consultation on the feasibility and ethics of specific,…

Manjulika Vaz, Olinda Timms, Anuradha Rose, Abi Manesh, Anant Bhan
On March 6, 2019, a workshop was held as part of a larger public consultation exercise to evaluate the perceptions…

June 07, 2019

Institutions should take responsibility for student suicides

Neha Madhiwalla
I was greatly saddened to hear the news of a young resident, Dr Payal Tadvi, committing suicide at the BYL…

May 22, 2019

Have healers indeed turned predators?

Venkatram Mysore
The book , edited by Samiran Nandi, Keshav Desiraju and Sanjay Nagral hit the headlines, both for its content and…

May 14, 2019

The 14th World Congress of Bioethics: Some personal…

Alastair V Campbell
These reflections on the 14th World Congress of Bioethics in Bangalore stem from the author’s personal and family connections with…