2017 Summer Institute in Bioethics

The Berman Institute now offers week-long courses for credit in the Summer Institute in Bioethics, June 12-16 2017. Students will explore bioethics in an interactive, intensive course format covering both theory and practical application for the fields of public health, the life sciences, medicine, nursing, and law.

Prior coursework or experience in bioethics is not required. For more information about the Summer Institute in Bioethics, please contact Ms. Elice García-Baca at elicegb@jhu.edu.

Course Offerings – Summer 2017

Registration opens on Monday, February 13, 2017. Institute courses are offered for credit, please contact Elice García-Baca at elicegb@jhu.edu with any questions.

Tuition & Fees

Summer Institute in Bioethics courses are offered for academic credit for the 2017-2018 academic year. All tuition and fees are listed here. Please note that tuition and fees are subject to change.

Looking for courses offered on a not-for-credit basis? Please see our Bioethics Institute Intensive (BI²) offerings listed here.


Registration opens on Monday, February 13, 2017. Get started here.

International Students

As a student earning credit, a visa must be obtained. Visa processes and information are listed here.


Where should you stay during your visit? Available options are listed here.


How to get around Baltimore and other useful information is located here.

Please note: Bioethics Summer Institutes are held at the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics in Deering Hall, which is located at 1809 Ashland Ave., Baltimore, MD 21205.



Elice García-Baca
Senior Academic Program Coordinator