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July 4, 2019

Visiting Researchers Presentations

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09h30: Amaral Paulo, University of Cambridge, Research Associate, Biology

 

  • Beyond a Jungle of Dogmas: the history of junk DNA and RNA


 

09h50: Bayefsky Michelle, Harvard Medical School, Medical student - Bioethics - Medical ethics

 

  • Expanded Prenatal Genetic Testing: Where Should We Draw the Line?


 

10h10: Bukini Daima, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Assistant Lecturer/ PhD Student - Bioethics - Medical ethics

 

  • Newborn Screening (NBS) for Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) in Tanzania: Exploring Ethical, Sociocultural and Resource Based Issues


 

10h30: Chase Liana, SOAS, University of London, Doctoral candidate - Anthropology

 

  • Ethics and Politics of 'Task Shifting' in Global Mental Health


 

10h50: Citro Brian, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Assistant Clinical Professor of Law - Law

    

  • Access to Drugs in Countries where Trials and Public Funding Occurred


 

10h50 - 11h05: coffee break

 

11h05: Gallotti Mattia, London School of Economics and Political Science (1); School of Advanced Study, University of London (2), LSE Fellow in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences (1); Lead Managing Consultant (2) - Philosophy

 

  • The Ethics of Collective Intelligence


 

11h25: Hertz Rosanna, Wellesley College, 1919 Reunion Professor - Sociology

 

  • The Consequences of Delaying Motherhood: Advanced Maternal Age, Infertility and Health Concerns


 

11h45: Mika Marissa, University College London, Research Fellow - History of Medecine

 

  • Africanizing Oncology: Creativity, Crisis, and Cancer in Uganda

 

12h05 - 13h30: Buffet lunch served by the Foundation in the Brocher Centre

 

13h30: O’Donovan Orla, University College Cork, Dr. / College Lecturer - Sociology

 

  • The dead body as a medical commons?

 

13h50: Pacurari Nadia, University of Basel, Post-doc - Bioethics - Medical ethics

 

  • Facilitating decision making in end-of-life: A study in Swiss and Romanian pediatric oncology settings


 

14h10: Pieri Elisa, University of Manchester, Dr, Research Fellow - Sociology

 

  • Ethical and Social Impacts of Pandemics Preparedness and Response


 

14h30: Sparke Matthiew, University of California, Santa Cruz, Professor - Political Science

       &  Mitchell Katharyne, University of California, Santa Cruz, Dean of Social Sciences and Professor of Sociology - Sociology

 

  • Global health citizenship and the city: Geneva as a hub of inclusion?


 

14h50: Tanaka Miho, Japan Medical Association Research Institute, Senior researcher - Bioethics - Medical ethics

 

  • Current Debate Regarding End of Life Care Including Euthanasia and Withdrawing Treatment in Japan and Trends of Worldwide Euthanasia



 

15h10  END OF THE PRESENTATIONS

 

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2019-07-04 - 2019-07-04

Visiting Researchers Presentations


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