10th Josep Egozcue Conferences: “Genome editing” (act)
May 25, 2017
May 25 at Ateneu Barcelonés.Read More
Salvador Macip, physician and researcher, Lab Head of the Mechanisms of Cancer and Ageing Laboratory, University of Leicester.
Miquel-Àngel Serra, biologist and researcher, Lab of Neuropharmacology of Pompeu Fabra University.
Course: planning advanced decisions (noti)
Barcelona (May-Jun 17)
Timetable: 15:00 to 19:00
Barcelona (Nov 17)
Timetable: 09:00 to 13:00
Cinema and Bioethics: Season of Films at the Ateneu (noti)
21 April 2017
Three screenings: 24 May, 7 June, 21 June.
Organized in partnership with the Philosophy Section of the Ateneu Barcelonès. There will be a public debate after each screening.
24 May at 18:00: AMAR LA VIDA (WIT)
Chairperson: Marc Antoni Broggi, Surgeon and President of the Catalan Society for Bioethics.
7 June at 18:00: GATTACA
Chairperson: Miquel-Àngel Serra, Ph.D. in Biology and research manager at the Neuropharmacology Laboratory, Pompeu Fabra University.
21 June at 18:00: MI VIDA ES MÍA (WHOSE LIFE IS IT ANYWAY?)
Chairperson: Núria Terribas, Director of the Víctor Grífols i Lucas Foundation
'Iatrogenia y medicina defensiva' (noti)
Iatrogenesis – the adverse effects caused by medical treatment – is often associated with professional errors or negligence. Paradoxically, one of the reasons for its increase is the rise of ‘defensive medicine', designed not to promote the well-being of patients but to protect medical professionals against possible claims. A number of professionals discuss this issue from a medical, legal and philosophical perspective.