UK events

Should we recognise a duty to take part in biomedical research?

Wednesday 9 September 2015, University of Leeds, 10.00-16.30.   The event will be of interest to those involved in biomedical research and to bioethicists and will be an exciting programme of talks...

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Symposium: Sexual Desire

18 July 2015, Wellcome Collection, London From asexuality to sex addiction, there is huge variety in our experience of sexual desire. Both the temptation and the conflict it can create are enduring ...

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Postgraduate Medical Humanities Conference 2015

20-21 July 2015, Exeter Building on the success of last year's Postgraduate Medical Humanities Conference, this conference aims to bring together researchers from a variety of disciplines in a manner...

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Death and immortality in Greek philosophy and early Christianity

24 July 2015, The University of St Andrews Greek philosophy and early Christianity Programme : 09:30 Phillip Horky (Durham) 'Pythagorean Immortality of the Soul?' 10:15 Simon Trépanier (Edinbur...

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Nudges: new normativity within the public sphere?

1-3 September 2015, Manchester. Nudges are attracting a lot of attention around the world, not only among academics, but also among politicians. They could be considered as an instance of the emergen...

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Binaries in Bioethics and Biolaw: what role should they serve?

7-8 September 2015, Manchester The Postgraduate Bioethics Conference (PGBC) is an annual conference aimed at doctoral researchers in applied ethics broadly conceived. Over the past eight years, often...

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Intensive Course on Medical Ethics

14–18 September 2015, Imperial College, London If you're looking to spend a fruitful, thought-provoking and an enjoyable week with a professionally diverse group to develop and debate your ethical ...

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Medicine, Markets and Morals Network

15-16 October 2015, Birmingham Medicine, markets and morals (MMM) is a multi-disciplinary research network on health and social care prioritisation and funding, funded by the Arts and Humanities Rese...

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Developing Excellence in Medical Education Conference

25-26 November 2015, Manchester A warm welcome awaits you at the inaugural "Developing Excellence in Medical Education Conference" (DEMEC) organised jointly by COPMeD, HEE, NACT UK, NES, COGPED, AOME...

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International Association of Bioethics, 13th World Congress Edinburgh

14 - 17 June 2016, Edinburgh From genetic research to global pandemics, and from scarce resources to climate changes that affect us all, the need to consider the proper place of public interests and...

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