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European seminar on “Right to the Integrity of the Person, with a particular focus on the field of biology and medicine

October 17, 2016

European seminar on “Right to the Integrity of the Person, with a particular focus on the field of biology and medicine” was  organized in Belgium on 6-7 October under the EU-CoE Joint Programme HELP in the 28.

Dr. József Kovács, Professor of Bioethics, Research Associate at CELAB appointed as Director of the Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Semmelweis University

September 6, 2016
Dr. József Kovács, Professor of Bioethics, Reserach Associate at CELAB has been appointed as Director of the Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Semmelweis University as of 1 July, 2016. Congratulations to our colleague for this great achievement!
 

CELAB's Research Associate, Péter Kakuk elected as the next president of the European Society for Philosophy of Medicine and Healthcare

September 5, 2016

On the 19th of August, CELAB's research associate, Péter Kakuk was elected as the next president of the European Society for Philosophy of Medicine and Healthcare (www.espmh.org). He was elected during the Society's general assembly meeting in Zagreb that was held as part of their 30th annual scientific conference. Péter will serve the ESPMH Board for 3 years as President-elect, then another 3 years as President of Society.

Disaster Justice and Vulnerability in Disaster Ethics

June 7, 2016

Disaster Justice and Vulnerability in Disaster Ethics

On the 21-22nd of April, CEU hosted a conference under the same title – jointly organized by CELAB and the University of Debrecen – that also signalled the last stage of a four years long research and networking project.  The Disaster Bioethics project - COST Action IS1201 - attempted to bring together both practioners and researchers from a diversity of fields in order to reflect on ethical issues emerging from disaster management.