KCL and UCL now have a substantial number of faculty and PhD students working in bioethics, broadly construed. This colloquium aims to facilitate high-level discussion among these scholars and link individuals and groups across KCL, UCL, and beyond.
Topics range from traditional questions in medical ethics and law to ethical issues in the design of health systems at the national and global level (public health ethics / global health ethics).
When? First Thursday of the month, 4:00 – 5:30 pm, with the possibility to go for drinks afterwards. Two sessions per term, starting in the fall of 2013
Where? Alternating between KCL and UCL
Contact: Annette Rid, James Wilson
3 October 2013, 4:00 – 5:30 pm, Moot Court, UCL Laws, Bentham House – Endsleigh Gardens – London WC1H 0EG
Jonathan Wolff: Paying people to act in their own interests: incentives versus rationalisation
Continuing session in the Lord John Russell
7 November 2013, 4:00 – 5:30 pm, KCL, Room TBD
Genevra Richardson: Mental disability and human rights: can principle ever serve global reality?