Workshop: Philosophy of Medicine and Medical Ethics - Riga Stradiņš University

Workshop: Philosophy of Medicine and Medical Ethics

13:44, 18 March, 2013
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Nordic-Baltic Network for Philosophy of Medicine and Medical Ethics

Workshop

Issues in Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

Transformation of Patient Information Practices

Rīga, Rīga Stradiņš University

13–14 June 2013

 

The participants of the workshop are invited to address topics that are concerned with issues in bioethics or philosophy of medicine, but if possible, you may also focus on the following:

  • Truth-telling in clinical practice — past influences, present trends, future challenges
  • Patient information practices in alternative medicine
  • Patient information practices in multicultural society
  • Informing the difficult patients — rights, obligations, methods
  • Knowledge and information in the context of physician — patient communitacion
  • Feedback from biobanks — informing resarch participants about findings

Please send your abstracts for talks (appox. 250 words) to Vents Sīlis by e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 5 April.

For any questions, please write to Ivars Neiders, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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