The Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law of the KU Leuven is organizing the 2st edition of the Summer Course on Ethics in Dementia Care (Leuven, Belgium, 6-8 July 2016). The objective of the course is to foster exchanges on foundational, clinical-ethical and organizational-ethical approaches to dementia care practices.
During the Summer Course, national and international experts will give presentations on various ethical topics in the domain of dementia care. There will be time for intensive discussions. The language of instruction will be English. The keynote lecture will be given by Dr. Michael Dunn from the Ethox Centre, University of Oxford, UK.
The Summer Course is of interest to participants from diverse professional backgrounds, such as medicine, nursing, psychology, social work, gerontology, health care administration, philosophy and theology, and to PhD students undertaking courses of study in these areas. Detailed information on program, funding opportunities, registration and payment can be found at our website www.cbmer.be under Summer Course or in the enclosed brochure.