Tag Archives: Barbara Prainsack

We are hiring! Professor of Global Health and or Social Medicine at King’s College London

Come and work with us! Reference: THW/17/059639/000250 Contract Type: Permanent Contract Term: Full time Global Health & Social Medicine (formerly known as the Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine) is a unique interdisciplinary department at King’s founded in 2012. … Continue reading

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New book by Barbara Prainsack and Alena Buyx: Solidarity in Biomedicine and Beyond

Barbara Prainsack (GHSM) and Alena Buyx (Kiel University, DE) just published their new book, Solidarity in Biomedicine and Beyond (codes for discounts are available here). The book is rooted in the work that they carried out for the Nuffield Council on Bioethics in 2011 but expands and revises it significantly; it includes new chapters on the normative value of solidarity, on solidarity in the social sciences and social theory, as well as three new case studies: personalised healthcare, database governance, and organ donation. Continue reading

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March 16th Work In Progress Seminar with Professor Barbara Prainsack “Beyond Empowerment”

We are delighted to announce that the next session of the Work in Progress Seminar Series (WiPs) will take place on Wednesday the 16th of March at 3:30 PM in Room 3.1.1, East Wing Strand Campus. Professor Barbara Prainsack will present a book chapter titled … Continue reading

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Should People have a Right to know their own Genome? SSHM Professor Barbara Prainsack at Conway Hall, March 8th

When: Sun 8 Mar 2015, 11:00 Where: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, WC1R 4RL Our society produces unprecedented amounts of data today. Some of this data will be used in the health domain. Also the creation of genetic data has become … Continue reading

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Next session KCL/UCL Joint Bioethics Colloquium Feb 5th: Barbara Prainsack and Alena Buyx on Organ Donation and Solidarity

We are delighted to announce the next session of the KCL/UCL Joint Bioethics Colloquium on Thursday. Professor Barbara Prainsack (KCL) and Professor Alena Buyx (Kiel University) will be presenting on organ donation and solidarity: When: 5 February 2015, 4:00 – 5:30 pm Where: SW … Continue reading

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