Bioethics and Medical Humanities

Bioethics and Medical Humanities The main purpose of this center is to develop medical education, research, and service in the field of bioethics and humanities for the creation of health experts who uphold the values of humanity. Email:; Website:

Research and Activities

  • Research highlight:
    • Smoking cessation program
    • Professional behaviour
    • Quit Tobacco Indonesia
    • Professional Behavior Education: A Joint Research with TMU
    • Global Bioethics (Book Chapter)
    • The New Sense of Bioethics
    • Inter-religious Discussion in Bio-Medical Ethics Deliberation
    • Palliative Medicine: When Enough is Enough
    • “Kekerabatan” Autonomy: Its Concepts in the New Sense of Bioethics
    • Treatment seeking and health financing in selected poor urban neighbourhoods in India, Indonesia, and Thailand
    • I just him: The notion of consideration as a barrier to condom use amongst women who inject drugs in central java
    • Communication barriers among physicians in care at the end of life; experience from postgraduate residency training in Java, Indonesia
  • Consultation
  • Academic: thesis/ dissertation mentoring
  • Training
  • Ethical and Legal Aspect in Clinical Practice a IDI Cabang Jogjakarta
  • Hospital Based Ethics a public and private
  • HELP Aspects in Health Care Teaching
  • Smoking cessation counselor


Nur Azid Mahardinata, MD (Executive Secretary)

Bioethics and Medical Humanities, Universitas Gadjah Mada

Tel: +62 81328376451