Royal Institute of Philosophy lecture series

Issues in Health Care Ethics and Law

Programme 2018-19 

About the series

Issues in Health Care Ethics and Law is an annual series of public seminars and lectures by speakers invited from other universities. The series is sponsored by the Royal Institute of Philosophy.

All events are are free and open to the public as well as Keele students, alumni and staff, and we encourage anyone with an interest in healthcare ethics and law to attend.

 

Thursday, 29th November 2018 
Professor Jose Miola (University of Leicester)
‘Would we be right to try “Right to Try”?’
Chancellor’s Building, CBC2.028, 4.00-5.30 pm 
 
 
Wednesday, 24th January 2019
Emma Hodges (St Giles Hospice)
‘Ethical dilemmas facing hospice leadership teams in the era of financial constraint and ageing population’
Chancellor’s Building, CBC2.028, 4.00-5.30 pm 
 
 
Thursday, 21st March 2019
Stephen Smith (University of Cardiff)
‘Claims of conscience and conscientious responsibilities’
Chancellor’s Building, CBC2.028, 4.00-5.30 pm
 
 
Wednesday, 27th March 2019
Ros Taylor MBE DL (Palliative Physician)
‘Mortality and all that jazz: the challenge of uncertainty’
Chancellor’s Building, CBC2.028, 4.00-5.30 pm 
 
 
 
Please see keele.ac.uk/ethics or www.facebook.com/KeeleEthicsfor announcements of further events in the series.
 
Please direct all queries to Dr Kirsty Moreton (School of Law) by e-mail, or by telephone, 01782 734360.  
 
Professional Ethics at Keele (PEAK)  
School of Law
MA in Medical Ethics and Law
MA in Medical Ethics and Palliative Care