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July 15, 2019

New Technologies in Health: Medical, Legal and Ethical Issues

When: November 21, 2019 – November 22, 2019 all-day
Where: Piraeus Bank Conference Centre, 12-14 Katouni Street, Thessaloniki

The Conference revolves around the following topics: 1. Artificial Intelligence and its applications in the health area 2. Robotic Medicine: medical, legal and ethical issues 3. E-Health and patient protection 4. Emerging treatment modalities 5. Social Media: a valuable tool … Read More

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July 15, 2019

Bioethics & the Body

When: June 25, 2019 – June 27, 2019 all-day
Where: Trinity International University, 2065 Half Day Road, Deerfield, IL 60015

Join us for our 27th annual conference, Bioethics & the Body. Distinguished speakers examine foundational concepts and bioethical considerations related to the body. Plenary sessions focus on theological foundations and contemporary cultural practices. Workshops and paper sessions explore additional issues … Read More

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July 1, 2019

3rd Annual Surgical Ethics Conference

When: August 2, 2019 all-day
Where: South Campus Center, Room 221, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

This one-day conference employs the methods of ethical analysis taught in the Summer Seminar to analyze topics of special interest to surgeons, anesthesiologists, surgical nurses, physician assistants, social workers, and hospital administrators.  Lectures tailored to surgical specialties define ethical principles … Read More

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July 1, 2019

32nd Annual Summer Seminar in Healthcare Ethics

When: July 29, 2019 – August 2, 2019 all-day
Where: South Campus Center, Room 221, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

This annual one-week Seminar, directed by Dr. Denise Dudzinski & Dr. Thomas McCormick, is taught by faculty in the Department of Bioethics & Humanities.  It is an intensive, interactive introduction to the four-box method of analysis of clinical ethical problems, … Read More

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June 12, 2019

Next Steps in Health Reform 2019

When: October 10, 2019 – October 11, 2019 all-day
Where: Washington, D.C.

Bringing together national leaders in health care law, policy, economics, and administration to track implementation of the Affordable Care Act and other statutes, identify developments on the horizon, and offer bold, new ideas for balancing cost, access, quality and patient … Read More

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May 1, 2019

Ethical Issues in Uterine Transplantation and Innovative Research in Reproductive Medicine

When: September 5, 2019 all-day
Where: Cleveland Clinic Education Building

Cleveland Clinic will host the 2nd annual World Congress of the International Society of Uterus Transplantation (ISUTx) from September 6–7, 2019. On the afternoon of September 5, 2019, the institution will also host “Ethical Issues in Uterine Transplantation and Innovative … Read More

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May 1, 2019

Conudrum of Cancer Screening: When Should We Screen and When Should We Not?

When: May 10, 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Harvard Medical School, Waterhouse Room, Gordon Hall, 25 Shattuck St., Boston, MA 02115

There is substantial debate over whether and how we should screen the general population to detect cancers such as breast, prostate, and colon cancer. The principle of early detection is attractive and for some patients can be life-saving. Some effective … Read More

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April 24, 2019

Ethics Simulation Conference: Practicing End of Life Conversations

When: June 27, 2019 @ 8:00 am – June 28, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
Where: Michael and Judith Wright Family Pediatric Simulation Center – Children's Minnesota, 2525 Chicago Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55404

The Ethics Simulation Conference features evidence-based training the skills required to have difficult end of life conversations. The unique curriculum features the combination of embedded everyday ethics principles alongside hands on simulation based practice of concrete skills with a coach … Read More

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April 24, 2019

3rd International Conference in Bioethics in the New Age of Science

When: October 10, 2019 – October 11, 2019 all-day
Where: University of Belgrade, Serbia, Dr. Subotića 8; 11000 Belgrade

BNAS 2019 explores the ethical and legal problems in bioethics in the context of the new challenges generated by the scientific discoveries of the 21st century. The aim of the conference is to facilitate the multidisciplinary approach of bioethical issues … Read More

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April 24, 2019

The Learning Healthcare System: Ethical Issues

When: May 3, 2019 all-day
Where: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Goldwurm Auditorium – 1st Floor, 1425 Madison Avenue, at 98th Street, New York City

An annual series of day-long conferences, which attract a broad audience of 150-200 participants, including physicians, medical students, nurses and other health care providers, scientists, lawyers, academics, and graduate students. Speakers come from medicine, philosophy, government, and law. Each year’s … Read More

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