UK events

How Companies Use Genetic and Health Data: Protecting Patient Confidence

30 January 2015, Sheffield Law School Sheffield Institute for Biotechnology Law and Ethics (SIBLE) and the Wellcome Trust are holding a symposium to consider the appropriate use of patient health and...

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Ethics and law study day: end of life healthcare

30 January 2015, London A Saint Francis Hospice and UCL Medical School study day for healthcare professionals and students. We are delighted to be able to offer our third annual Medical Ethics Study...

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2014/15 program for the Joint Bioethics Colloquium (UCL/KCL)

5 February 2015, 4 – 5:30 pm SW 1.17 William Robinson (KCL Strand Campus, Law School, East Wing of Somerset House) Barbara Prainsack and Alena Buyx: A solidarity-based perspective on organ donatio...

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Lent Lectures 2015: Ethics, Law and Ageing

Kings College, London We are very pleased to announce our Lent Lecture series for 2015, which is on the theme of Ethics, Law and Ageing. All of the lectures will be held in the Moot Court, Somerset H...

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The Mental Capacity Act & Advance Care Planning Training

24 February, 25 February and 24 March 2015, London The National Council for Palliative Care are running the following workshops. The Mental Capacity Act Training (morning workshop) This half day wo...

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Digital Further Education: Implementing the FELTAG Recommendations

5 March 2015, London Developing the digital skills for the future will help to drive UK economic growth and prepare today's students for tomorrow's employment market. In May 2013, the Further Educat...

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Nuffield Council on Bioethics 2015 annual public lecture

17 March 2015, British Library Conference Centre, London We are delighted to announce our 2015 annual public lecture: In conversation with Dr Amy Gutmann Hosted by Dr Geoff Watts, science writer, ...

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Medical Ethics and the Criminal Justice System

Forensic Medicine Conference 2015, 26 March 2015, London The British Medical Association's Forensic Medicine Committee is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a conference on Medical Ethics a...

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East of England UKCEN Regional Study Day

27 March 2015, Newmarket This is a training day aimed at providing expertise to members of Clinical Ethics Committees. The sessions will involve lectured by experts in the field of clinical ethics (b...

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'Advocating for children in a rapidly changing world'

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health Annual Conference, 28-30 April 2015, Birmingham Make sure you're part of the UK's largest paediatrics and child health conference in 2015. Our invigorat...

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An Honourable Death

9 May 2015, University of London "...if a man has not discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live" - Martin Luther King, 23 June 1963, Speech at the Great March on Detroit. A con...

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Bodily Borders - call for abstracts

17 June 2015, Queen Mary University of London 'Being Non/Human' is organising a conference for 2015 on the topic of 'bodily borders' and we invite any postgraduate or early career researcher interest...

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UKCEN 15th Annual Conference

17 June 2015, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Including pre-conference workshop on 16 June.  For more information see here....

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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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Workshop: Law and the Ageing of Humankind - call for abstracts

22-23 June 2015, London Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B The W G Hart Legal Workshop 2015 will explore legal responses to the changing demogra...

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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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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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