KCL/UCL Joint Bioethics Colloquium programme
The timetable for the 2015/16 program for the Joint Bioethics Colloquium has been announced. As always, the talks run from 4-5.30pm on Thursdays. Locations for talks will be confirmed soon.
Fundamental rights in public law
10 October 2015, London
Garden Court Chambers' Public Law Team in association with Legal Action Group and the London School of Economics invites you to join us for a day of expert analysis and disc...
The Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA) & The Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS) Consultation 2015
13 October 2015, Lancaster
The Law Commission will be visiting Lancaster to discuss their consultation paper.
This is an event which will be of interest to lawyers, academics, health care and social...
Seminars: The Place of Care Ethics in Medicine
University of Sheffield
14 October 2015 – Søren Holm (Manchester): 'Is a Care Ethics Perspective Necessary to Achieve Proper Partiality in Health Care?'
11 November 2015 – Ann Gallagher (Surre...
Making Choice Happen: Delivering quality end of life care to make choice a reality for everyone
15 October 2015, London
It is widely acknowledged that choice is important to individuals and those close to them when approaching the end of life. However too many people still do not receive good q...
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...
Book Launch - Philosophical Foundations of Human Rights
16 October 2015, 5-7pm, King's College London
What makes something a human right? What is the relationship between the moral foundations of human rights and human rights law? What are the difficultie...
Advanced Moral Decision Making Skills
23-24 November 2015, University of Warwick
Advanced workshops for those who have already completed our introduction to clinical ethics workshop or who have some previous knowledge of medical ethics.
Conscientious objection in healthcare
23-24 November 2015, University of Oxford
The Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics (University of Oxford), and the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics (Charles Sturt University) will host a...
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...
Dilemmas, date rape and death: An introduction to forensic and legal medicine for students and trainees
26 November 2015, Royal Society of Medicine, London
The aim is to provide a basic overview of forensic and legal medicine with special reference to common situations one is likely to encounter. This ...
From Three-Person IVF to Genome Editing: The Science and Ethics of Engineering the Embryo
9 December 2015, London
Progress Educational Trust, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH
The 2015 annual conference of the Progress Educational T...
ESRC Research Seminar Series: Towards a European understanding of advance decision-making: a comparative, interdisciplinary approach
14-15 December, Rostock
The principle of patient autonomy emphasises respect for the patient as an individual, rather than as an object of concern; attempts to promote precedent autonomy aim to exten...
Life and death in early modern philosophy - call for abstracts
14-16 April 2016, Birkbeck College London and Kings College London
Conference of the European Society for Early Modern Philosophy and the British Society for the History of Philosophy.
During the e...
Feminist Approaches to Bioethics World Congress - Call for abstracts
13-15 June 2016, Edinburgh
The International Network on Feminist Approaches to Bioethics is pleased to invite proposals for panels and papers for presentation at the 2016 Congress at the Edinburgh In...
International Association of Bioethics, 13th World Congress - Call for abstracts
14-17 June 2016, Edinburgh
The goal of IAB 2016 is to explore the contribution of bioethics to "Individuals, Public Interests and Public Goods." We encourage all delegates to think of this Congress ...
UKCEN 16th Annual Conference - 'Rights & Healthcare'
17 June 2016, Poole
The UK Clinical Ethics Network 16th Annual Conference will be held on Friday 17th June 2015 at the RNLI College Poole entitled "Rights and Healthcare".
The conference will start ...
Deconstructing Donation Study Group Conference - call for papers
27 June 2016, Lancaster University
In recent years, there has been increased political and social interest in the donation of body parts, fluids, and tissue. As a result, the concept of donation and ...