1st KCL Bioethics & Society Student Conference – June 12th Strand Campus

We are delighted to announce the 1st KCL  Bioethics & Society Student Conference.

bannerWhen: June 12, 2015: 930 to 530 pm.

Where: K2.40, Strand Campus

Students of the MA in Bioethics & Society will be presenting their dissertation research projects. Topics will range from ethical implication preimplantation genetic diagnosis for late onset disorders, to synthetic biology and biosecurity, to ethics of first-in clinical trials and Ebola vaccines, to questions of identity in patients on long-term life sustaining treatments, to developing a framework for participant-led genomics in developing countries, to concepts of recovery and authenticity in eating disorders, to ethics of climate change, to Buddhist-ethics approaches to pharmaceutical enhancement, just to mention some!

IlinaIlina Singh, Professor of Neuroscience & Society at the University of Oxford, will deliver a keynote lecture.

To see the full programme of the day click here.

A drink reception will follow.

The conference is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Faculty of Social Sciences & Public Policy Teaching Innovation Fund.

For inquiries please contact Dr Silvia Camporesi: silvia.1.camporesi@kcl.ac.uk

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