The 14th World Congress of Bioethics & IJME’s 7th National Bioethics Conference

Dec 04 - Dec 07, 2018

THEME:

Health for All in an Unequal World: Obligations of Global Bioethics

 

DATES AND VENUE:

Pre-conference satellite meetings: Monday, December 3, 2018

Main Conference: Tuesday-Friday, December 4-7, 2018

St. John's National Academy of Health Sciences,
Sarjapur Road, John Nagar, Koramangala, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560034 (http://www.stjohns.in/medicalcollege/)

 

CONGRESS CO-ORGANISERS:

Forum for Medical Ethics Society (www.ijme.in)

Sama Resource Group for Women and Health (http://www.samawomenshealth.in/)

St. John's National Academy of Health Sciences (http://www.stjohns.in/medicalcollege/) &

Society for Community Health Awareness, Research and Action (http://sochara.org/)

 

Five plenaries will be woven around these sub-themes of the conference: Bringing Rights and Ethics to the Centre in the ‘Health for All’ discourse; Rethinking Bioethics Boundaries in the Context of Health for All; Challenges for Bioethics in an Unequal World; Implications of Gender and Sexuality in Bioethics; Interrogating the Construct of Marginalisation and Vulnerabilities as Obligations of Bioethics.

Presentation of papers, posters workshops, pre Congress symposia and conferences will similarly be organized around the conference sub-themes, as well as include themes from within the broader discipline of bioethics.