The 3rd internat. and interdisc. conference on Health, Culture and the Human Body Epidemiology, ethics and history of medicine, perspectives from Turkey and Central Europe; Istanbul University, Bremen University and Leibniz Institute for Epidemiology and Prevention Research
Ort: Istanbul, Besikcizade Center for Medical Humanities
The conference will be opened by the eminent ethicist Robert Veatch (Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University Washington DC).
This conference will focus on selected cases from Turkey, Germany, and other countries which for the last 50 years have been closely connected by substantial migration processes, as they had been earlier through medical scientific exchanges and common clinical practice. Building on the well received first two rounds on the beginning and the end of life, respectively, held in Germany (Mainz) in 2010 and in Turkey (Istanbul) in 2012, the aim of this third conference is to widen the discussion platform for Read the rest of this entry »