In view of incremental importance and academic developments in the fields of Bioethics, SDUAHER has established the Centre for Bioethics, Which came into being with effect from 1st November 2018 with the Objectives of
Promotion awareness and understanding of Bioethics in the fields of medical care, public health and research among the faculty members through structured training sessions. Sensitization and Training of UG & PG students in the field of Bioethics Conduct of academic programmes on Bioethics
The UNESCO chair in bioethics was launched at Sri Devaraj Urs Academy of higher education and research by University Bioethics Centre (UBEC) on 17/7/2019 under the able guidance of Honourable Pro Chancellor, Dr. AVM Kutty(Academics) and Dr. C.K.Ranjan (Health care Delivery), Honourable Vice Chancellor Dr.Pradeep Kumar G. and Registrar Dr. KNV Prasad.
The guest of honours for the launch were
1.Dr. Russell Franco D’Souza ,
Head Asia Pacific Division,
Director of education, UNESCO Chair in Bioethics, Haifa.
2.Dr. Vedprakash Mishra,
Honourable Pro Chancellor,
Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur.
Head, National academic programs of the Indian Program of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics
3.Dr. Mary Mathew,
Head of the Indian training program of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics, Haifa.
Head, National Teaching Faculty training program, Indian Program of UNESCO Chair.
Honourable Pro Vice Chancellor, Dr. MGR Educational