UNESCO Chair in Bioethics


  • Bioethics and Law Observatory
  • UNESCO Chair in Bioethics
  • University of Barcelona
  • Faculty of Law
  • Ave. Diagonal, 684
  • 08034 Barcelona
  • (+34) 93 403 45 46
  • obd.ub@ub.edu
  • Master in Bioethics and Law
  • (+34) 93 403 45 46
  • master.bd@ub.edu


Customised training

Specifically designed for hospitals, ethics committees, research groups, scientific societies and other organizations. 

The Bioethics and Law Observatory (OBD) offers customised training for organisations and also educational packs. Particular groups often require specific tuition channelled towards solving concrete interests and needs. Customized courses provide bioethical training, both theoretical and practical for ethics committees, members of which require specific knowledge and training oriented towards the analysis and satisfactory solution of the ethical aspects of research and patient's treatment. Courses are also designed for various different types of legal practitioners, and other professionals whose activity has to deal with particular bioethical problems.

  • Bioethics
  • Bioethics for members of Ethics Committees
  • Training for members of Research Ethics Committees and Ethics Committees of Universities and Research Centres
  • Customised training for trainee research staff on bioethical aspects in clinical and translational research
Postgraduate studies are also offered; a Master from the University of Barcelona adapted to 120 ECTS credits (two academic years):
The OBD also offers selected topics, summer courses and university extension courses in related fields.