• An international forum for empirically-informed philosophical bioethical analysis with policy relevance.
  • Includes empirical studies providing explicit ethical analysis and/or with significant ethical or policy implications.
  • One of the oldest bioethics journals, produced by a world-leading bioethics centre.
  • Publishes papers up to 13,000 words in length.
  • Unique New Feature: All Articles Open for Commentary

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Chief Editor
  • Justin Oakley
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Hybrid (Transformative Journal). Learn about publishing Open Access with us

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155 days
Submission to first decision
222 days
Submission to acceptance
44,556 (2020)

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This journal has 27 open access articles

Journal updates

  • COVID-19 and impact on peer review

    As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

  • Special Issue 2020

    Special Issue of Monash Bioethics Review on “Moral Duties to Novel Beings”

  • All Articles Open for Commentary

    Monash Bioethics Review welcomes submissions of 1,000 to 3,000 word commentaries on any articles (or commentaries) previously published in the Journal. 

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