UK events

Nuffield Council on Bioethics - Research culture discussion events

A key aim of this project is to foster constructive debate among all those involved in scientific research about the culture of research in the UK. In collaboration with universities around the count...

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Public Bioethics and the Challenges of Legitimation

7 October, London The Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine at King's College London is launching the new MA in Bioethics & Society in September. We are marking the occasion with an Inaugur...

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'Autonomy & Consent'

11 October, Lancaster University It's the Lancaster University Medical Ethics Society's 1st conference on Saturday 11 October. It's not too late to submit an abstract to present your work on anything...

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The Ethics of Choice

Implications of a National Choice Offer in End of Life Care, 15 October, London Why this conference? The Government is considering how to promote more choice for people's care and support at the end...

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Genomic Medicine Needs You - Do You Need Genomic Medicine?

16 October, Oxford 'GENOMIC MEDICINE NEEDS YOU - DO YOU NEED GENOMIC MEDICINE?' will see the 100,000 GENOMES PROJECT (which aims to sequence 100,000 whole genomes from around 75,000 participants) dis...

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Patient no longer? What next in health care law?

30 October, London CURRENT LEGAL PROBLEMS LECTURE SERIES 2014-15, UCL INAUGURAL LECTURE Patient no longer? What next in health care law? by Professor Jonathan Montgomery, Professor of Health Care ...

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Nuffield Council on Bioethics - Annual Lecture - 'Bioethics in 2025: what will be the challenges?'

11 November, London We are pleased to announce that our annual public lecture will take place in London on the evening of Tuesday 11 November 2014. This year the theme is "Bioethics in 2025: what wil...

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The Commercialisation of Life

2 December, London 'THE COMMERCIALISATION OF LIFE' will explore questions and controversies surrounding the role of commerce in genetics and fertility treatment. Confirmed speakers and chairs includ...

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Deconstructing Donation

15 December, Lancaster University In recent years, there has been increased political and social interest in the donation of organs, gametes, blood and tissue. As a result, the concept of donation an...

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Medical Ethics and the Criminal Justice System - Call for abstracts

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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International Association of Bioethics, 13th World Congress Edinburgh

International Association of Bioethics, 13th World Congress, 14 - 17 June 2016, Edinburgh From genetic research to global pandemics, and from scarce resources to climate changes that affect us all,...

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