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|Edited by||Ruth Chadwick, Udo Schüklenk|
|Frequency||9 issues per year|
1471-8731 1467-8519, 1471-8731 (web)
Bioethics is a peer-reviewed academic journal published by Wiley-Blackwell in association with the International Association of Bioethics. There are 9 issues published each year, which are available both in print and online. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal's 2010 impact factor is 1.642 ranking it 3rd among 13 journals in the category "Medical Ethics", 3rd among 38 journals in the category "Ethics", 5th out of 35 journals in the category "Social Issues", and 11th out of 33 journals in the category "Social Sciences, Biomedical". The editors-in-chief are Ruth Chadwick (Cardiff University) and Udo Schüklenk (Queen's University).
In 2011 Bioethics celebrated 25 years of publication with a conference and a special issue of the journal.
Abstracting and indexing
The journal is abstracted and indexed in MEDLINE, PubMed the Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts, CINAHL, Current Contents, Excerpta Medica, Philosopher's Index, and Psychological Abstracts.