APPE Special Interest Sections


APPE sponsors a many opportunities for advancing research and professional practice through Special Interest Sections. These interest sections put you in touch with international leaders in your field that are developing and implementing practical ethics programs in all areas of business, education and the professions. Special Interest Sections also organize program sessions at the Annual Meeting, and engage members in ongoing communication and collaboration throughout the year.

Currently, Association facilitates and supports special interest sections for those with particular interests in the following areas:


New Special Interest Sections are being developed in the following areas:

  • Action Research Ethics
  • Public Health Ethics
  • Social Work Ethics

To be added to any of the Special Interest Sections, please complete the online form located on our ecommerce portal.  The Special Interest Sections are a benefit of Membership in the Association and are free to join.  The portal simply processes your information to send to the APPE Office.  Please, contact the APPE Office for additional information at: 812-855-6450 or

Comming soon:

APPE is in the process of creating online forums for discussions on various topics and specifically for the Special Interest Sections. As these forums become available, we will send information about them to our APPE Listserv.  To be added to our Listserv, please send a request to the APPE office at:


Please, contact the APPE offices if:

  • you are interested in being a part of any Special Interest Sections
  • you are interested in being on any Planning Committees for the upcoming Annual Meeting
  • you have a suggested topic for consideration at the upcoming Annual Meeting


Current Special Program Topic Sessions for the Annual Meeting

We are currently pursing the following topic session for the Annual Meeting, facilitated by the Special Interest Sections listed above. Follow the links below for additional information regarding these topic sessions.:


Please, contact the APPE offices if you have any questions or would like additional information: or 812-855-6450.