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Save the Date - IME virtual conference: Ethics lessons from a pandemic

Friday 15th January 2021

The conference will begin with an overview and then explore:

Experimental treatment

Privacy issues raised by tracing apps

Human challenge trials

Dying in the Covid era

Disability and Covid

International Experiences

Confirmed speakers:

John Chisholm, Chair, BMA Ethics Committee

Voo Teck Chuan, Assistant Professor, Centre for Biomedical Ethics, National University of Singapore

Peta Coulson-Smith, Paediatric Registrar in Wessex Region: Clinical Training Fellow and Senior Teaching Fellow in Clinical Ethics and Law at the University of Southampton

Ames Dhai, Director of the Steve Biko Centre for Bioethics at the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand

Kath Mannix, Consultant in Palliative Care, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals

Mary Mathew, Head, Indian Program, International Network of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (Haifa)

Marion Oswald, Vice-Chancellor's Senior Fellow in Law at the University of Northumbria

Mike Parker, Director of the Wellcome Centre for Ethics and Humanities and Director of the Ethox Centre at the University of Oxford

Tom Shakespeare, Professor of Disability Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Emily Holmes, Professor of Psychology, Uppsala University

More details to follow.