International events

18th Nursing Ethics Conference and the 3rd International Ethics in Care Conference

15-16 September 2017, Leuven, Belgium

In 2017, both the International Care Ethics Observatory of the University of Surrey (UK) and the Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law of the Catholic University of Leuven (Belgium) will organize the 18th Nursing Ethics Conference and the 3rd International Ethics in Care Conference. An excellent occasion to reflect on future challenges and opportunities of ethics in nursing and care.

The focus of the conference is on:

Ethical Issues in Care for Older Adults

Ethics Education in Nursing and Care

Ethical Issues in End-of-Life Care

Organizational Ethical Issues in Nursing and Care

Persons wishing to present a paper at parallel sessions are invited to submit an abstract addressing the ethical dimensions of the main conference topics (500 words maximum) before March 1, 2017. However, submissions on other topics are allowed. Please send abstracts to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . More detailed information (e.g. Abstract Submission Form) is available here and in the first announcement/call for abstracts.