Online Program | August 3-8, 2020
GLOBAL BIOETHICS, HUMAN RIGHTS & PUBLIC POLICY
Global Bioethics Initiative (GBI), invites students and professionals worldwide to attend the International Bioethics Summer School to be held online.
Virtual Live Classroom Teaching
The International Bioethics Summer School Program includes a series of lectures and seminars, webinars, film screenings, and guest speakers. Click here for information about the summer program.
The faculty of the summer school program is comprised of notable international scholars who will lecture and conduct seminars on various bioethical topics. Please visit the faculty page for more information.
FINAL CONFERENCE FORUM
All participants will present their final papers (written under a faculty member’s supervision) at an online conference mini-conference forum during the last day of the program.
Participants who are applying for a partial scholarship must also include a 300-500 word statement describing how they will benefit from it. Partial Scholarship winners will be notified several days after applying. Deadline July 20, 2020.
CANADIAN JOURNAL OF BIOETHICS
Following the completion of the program, participants will receive a certificate in Global Bioethics during the graduation ceremony and banquet.
We advise undergraduate and graduate students to inquire about receiving credits from their own universities/colleges. At the end of the summer program online, we provide a document outlining the total number of contact hours, including a list of all lectures, seminars, and other activities, as well as an overall program evaluation of the participant.
Summer program participants are responsible for their non-refundable application fee and the registration fees.
*The summer program fees are tax-deductible. GBI is a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. As such, your registration fees are considered Donations.
$15 | Non-refundable
$100 | High School Seniors
$200 | University Students
$250 | Professionals
$100 | Individuals from lower middle income countries (LMICs)
$150 | High School Seniors
$250 | University Students
$275 | Professionals
$125 | Individuals from lower middle income countries (LMICs)
IMPORTANT NOTE: Applications are processed on a rolling basis. Our first application deadline is July 1st, 2020. We will continue to accept applications until July 27th or until “the class is full.”