AMA launches institute for ethicsBMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7085.919d (Published 29 March 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:919
- David Woods
The American Medical Association (AMA) has established an institute for ethics as one of the initiatives marking its 150th anniversary.
The institute will be headed by Dr Linda Emanuel, the AMA's director for ethics standards and former assistant director of the division of ethics at Harvard Medical School.
She told a meeting in Philadelphia last week that …