In 2016, both the European Association of Centres of Medical Ethics (EACME) and the Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law of the University of Leuven will celebrate their 30th anniversary. An excellent occasion to reflect on the past, present and future challenges of European Bioethics.
The 2016 EACME Annual Conference will take place in Leuven on September 8-10, 2016. The focus of this year’s conference is on a variety of highly relevant ethical issues in health care:
- Organizational Ethics in Health Care
- Ethical Issues in Care for Older Persons
- Ethical, Legal and Social Developments in Human Genomics
- Ethics and Integrity in Research
Persons wishing to present a paper at parallel sessions are invited to submit an abstract addressing the ethical dimensions of the main conference topics (500 words maximum) before March 1, 2016. However, submissions on other topics are allowed. Please send abstracts through the Conference website: www.eacme2016.org. Please find enclosed the first announcement/call for abstracts.