Definitions for "Ethics committee"
Refers to a committee set up to supervise medical and research practice in a hospital. Audit committee refers to a monthly meeting in hospitals, designed to discuss budgetary considerations such as how money is targeted.
a committee appointed to consider ethical issues
a multidisciplinary committee of members who consciously and reflectively consider significant and often difficult or ambiguous value issues relating to patient care or organizational activities
a group of senior-level managers within a company that convene to implement an effective ethics program within their organization
Keywords:  review, board, institutional, see
See institutional review board.