The Institute will provide leadership in the 21st century for the education of individuals in the areas of ethics, and social justiceacross North Carolina and beyond.
The Institute is an independent, nonprofit bioethics resource institute, founded to address fundamental ethical issues in the areas of healthcare policy, healthcare access, delivery of care and end of life care decisions.
General Goals to Achieve this Mission
To pursue ethics education that includes both theory and practice
To Provide educational programming to the community at large
To engage a broad array of thoughtful individuals to be an integral part of the Institute's work
To increase the awareness of the ethical importance of public practices and policies
To identify avenues for positive, significant social change in the areas of poverty, illiteracy, meaningful educational experiences particular to stated needs of the community, and access to healthcare