CRISPR: Should there be limits on genome editing?
Gender identity in in children and young people (act)
Organized with Consorci Universitat Internacional Menéndez y Pelayo Barcelona (CUIMPB).
The course considers gender identity in children and adolescents, and looks at some of the concepts and terminology associated with this topic. It will also analyse how the issue is addressed from a medical, social and educational perspective, and will provide an opportunity to hear the voices of those who are affected by the issues.
'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.
BIYSC science campus 2017(act)
The Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge is an initiative promoted by the Catalunya La Pedrera foundation to give young people from different countries the opportunity of developing scientific projects at Catalonia's leading research centres.
The Foundation will give a session on bioethics and will sponsor one of the programme prizes.
Course at COMB (College of Doctors of Barcelona): Caring for the chronically ill (act)
June 26 and 27, 2017
June 26 and 27, 2017. Free course.Read More