Thank you for visiting the Bioethics Network of Ohio website.
BENO is a statewide association of health care professionals, chaplains, attorneys, and academics all of whom have an active interest in ethics issues concerning medicine, patient care, policy, and law.
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BENO Board of Trustees
We are the only statewide organization serving Ohio as an educational resource in health care ethics. If you share this interest, we invite you to become a member and...
- Network with experienced ethicists statewide.
- Earn continuing education credit.
- Participate in our projects.
- Better serve your organization and community.
- Polish skills and learn new ones.
BENO provides a unique opportunity for continuing education and networking with colleagues across the State. If you are not already a member, we welcome you to join. Click on the "Membership" link for details and membership forms or go directly to the forms with the links below.
THE BENO ETHICS CONSULTATION COURSE: Developing and Enhancing Proficiencies for Ethics Consultation
BENO is offering a year-long course to members of ethics committees and others who seek to gain basic knowledge and skills in ethics consultation. Participants will receive 16 hours of classroom teaching, supplemented by readings and projects, and mentoring throughout the year by experienced ethics consultants.
Under law, your contribution to BENO, (a qualified 501(c)(3)) organization, is considered tax deductible. We appreciate all contributions to help further our educational efforts. Contributions can be made by check or here on the website—a receipt is available upon request.
Join us for sessions that will address the ethics of chemotherapy for advanced cancer, parental refusal of medical treatment for religious reasons, how clinical ethics services foster interdisciplinary professionalism, current legal issues in bioethics, surgical informed consent, measles vaccination in children and other meaningful topics.