How to evaluate the quality of an ethical deliberation? A pragmatist proposal for evaluation criteria and collaborative research

Our proposal will guide researchers and practitioners interested in the evaluation of the quality of ethical deliberations.


Clinician preferences for neurotechnologies in pediatric drug resistant epilepsy: A discrete choice experiment

This study explores the preferences of clinicians to treat pediatric drug resistant epilepsy (DRE) with novel neurotechnologies.


Mutual aid and emergency fund for students in precarious situations, including Ukraine

A special mutual aid campaign to respond to the extraordinary situation in which these students find themselves.

Brainstorm Newsletter

An interdisciplinary and bilingual newsletter about advances in health ethics theory and practice.


Pragmatism strives to develop practical approaches that promote human values and human flourishing using state-of-the-art methods from different disciplines.

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Research undertaken at the Pragmatic Health Ethics Research Unit addresses a range of challenges in health care, research, and health policy. It relies on the use of interdisciplinary approaches that are grounded in facts, open to deliberative processes, and focused on producing practical changes that promote respect of persons and human flourishing in all its diversity.

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