Free Consultation Service for Bioethical Issues
The NCBC offers a free consultation service by a credentialed bioethicist who can share with you the Catholic principles for addressing an ethical dilemma involving health care or the life sciences.
The NCBC provides consultations to individuals seeking its opinion on the appropriate application of Catholic moral teaching to these ethical issues. Ethicists, who are doctoral-prepared and/or credentialed with a pontifical degree and licentiate in their fields, are available to review, discuss, and respond to individual and institutional bioethical dilemmas and policy questions.
Questions from individuals are welcome and responded to on a first come, first served basis. For more information on submitting a consultation question, see: Submit a Request
NOTE: The National Catholic Bioethics Center (Center) is a non-profit research and educational institute committed to applying the moral teachings of the Catholic Church to ethical issues arising in health care and the life sciences. The Center provides consultations to institutions and individuals seeking its opinion on the appropriate application of Catholic moral teachings to these ethical issues. Neither the Center's moral analyses nor any other project of the Center should be construed as an attempt to offer or render a legal or medical opinion or otherwise to engage in the practice of law or medicine, or other health care disciplines.