Monash becomes WHO Collaborating Centre for Bioethics–in Monash News

WHO Head-Quater in Geneva, Switzerland. Copyright : WHO/Pierre Virot

 

25 August 2014

“Monash University’s Centre for Human Bioethics will play a key role in how the world responds to infectious diseases – including public health emergencies of international concern such as the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

Officially designated as a World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Bioethics, the Centre will support WHO in awareness-raising and capacity-building activities in ethics and health, provide technical assistance to Member states, and collaborate with WHO on ethical and policy issues associated with infectious disease control and biomedical research.”

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