Areas of expertise

We have expertise in the areas of bioethics, healthcare ethics, law and policy, including ethical and legal issues.


  • Assisted suicide and euthanasia
  • The role of criminal law in medicine and healthcare
  • Screening in pregnancy
  • Mental health and capacity issues
  • Reproduction and reproduction technologies
  • Regulation of medicine and healthcare
  • Stem cell research/therapy and cloning
  • Uses of human organs and tissues

Find out more about our members, their publications and our current projects.

Research specialisms