Program and Posters 2018: International Bioethics Retreat

Tuesday, 26 June

 

6:30 PM: Reception. Details will be emailed to registered conference attendees.

 

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Wednesday, 27 June

 

8:30 – 9:00 AM               Coffee/Tea

                                           Distribution of Materials

 

9:00 - 9:15 AM                 Introduction and Welcome

                                           William S. Andereck, MD, FACP, Program in Medicine and Human Values,

                                           CPMC, Sutter Health, San Francisco, USA

 

                                           Rights, Responsibilities, and Justice

                                           Chair: Steve Latham, JD, Yale University, USA

 

9:15 - 9:30 AM                 Personalized Medicine? Precision Medicine? What is Just Enough?

                                           Leonard Fleck, PhD, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA

 

9:30 - 10:45 AM               Justice and the Possibility of Good Moralism in Bioethics

                                           Matti Hayry, PhD, Aalto University, Helsinki, FINLAND

 

10:45 - 11:00 AM              How Responsibility Took over Bioethics

                                           Johanna Ahola-Launonen, MSc (Doctoral Candidate), University of Helsinki, FINLAND

 

11:00 - 10:30 AM             Group Discussion

 

10:30 - 11:00 AM             Networking Break

                                           Research Ethics

                                           Chair: Matti Hayry, PhD, Aalto University, Helsinki, FINLAND

 

11:00 - 11:15 AM              Wither Informed Consent in Research?

                                           Tuija Takala, PhD University of Helsinki, FINLAND

 

11:15 - 11:30 AM               ORKID Before the Curtain Goes Up

                                           Matti Hayry, PhD, Aalto University, Helsinki, FINLAND

 

11:30 - 12:00 PM              Group Discussion

 

12:00 - 1:30 PM               Class Photo and Lunch in the Garden In the Clinic

                                           Chair: Leonard Fleck, PhD, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA

 

1:30 - 1:45 PM                  Improving Patient-Physician Communication: From Semantics to Pragmatics

                                           David Magnus, PhD, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA

 

1:45 - 2:00 PM                  Preventing Beneficence from Becoming Maleficence: The Ethicist’s Role

                                           Shilpa Shashidhara, PhD, Program in Medicine and Human Values,

                                           CPMC, Sutter Health, San Francisco, USA

 

2:00 - 2:30 PM                  Group Discussion

 

2:30 - 2:45 PM                 Medicine’s Collusion with False Hope: False Hope Harm

                                           Marleen Eijkholt, PhD, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA

 

2:45-3:00 PM                   What is Our Duty to Respect Preferences in the Incapacitated Patient?

                                           William S. Andereck, MD, FACP, Program in Medicine and Human Values,

                                           CPMC, Sutter Health, San Francisco, USA

 

3:00 - 3:15 PM                 “Structured Experience” and Placebo Response: A Case of Manual (Physical) Therapy

                                           Jesse Capellaro, Graduate Student, and Tatiana Patrone, PhD, Ithaca College,

                                           Ithaca, New York, USA

 

3:15 - 3:45 PM                  Group Discussions

                                           Organizational Ethics

 

3:45 - 400 PM                 How Can We Measure Ethical Alignment in Today’s Healthcare Organization?

                                           William Nelson, PhD, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and

                                           Clinical Practice Dartmouth Medical School Hanover, New Hampshire, USA

 

4:00 - 4:15 PM                 Group Discussion

 

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Thursday, 28 June

 

8:30-9:00 AM                  Coffee/Tea

                                           Law, Ethics and Policy

                                           Chair: MC Sullivan, RN, JD, Initiative for Palliative Care and Advance

                                           Care Planning, Archdiocese of Boston, USA

 

9:00-9:15 AM                   The Law of Agency and Medical Professionalism

                                           Steve Latham, JD, Yale University - USA

 

9:15-9:30 AM                   Medical Ethics and Legal Recovery for Obstetric Violence

                                           Nadia N. Sawicki, JD, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois -USA

 

9:30-10:00 AM                Group Discussion

 

10:00-10:30 AM               Networking Break

 

10:30-10:45 AM               Post Truth Bioethics?

                                           Donrich Jordann, PhD, School of Law, University of KwaZulu-Natal- SOUTH AFRICA

 

10:45-11:00 AM               Prisoners as Organ Sources for Transplantation in China

                                           Huige Li, MD, PhD, and Norbert W. Paul, MD, PhD, Johannes Gutenberg

                                           University Medical Center,  Mainz,-GERMANY

 

11:00-11:30 AM                Group Discussion

 

11:30-12:30                       Lunch in the Garden

 

12:30-12:45 PM               Human Biobanking in Developed and Developing  Countries

                                           Safia Mahomed, LLM, PhD, College of Law, University of South Africa,

                                           Pretoria – SOUTH AFRICA

 

12:45-1:00 PM                  Gene Drives and Genome Modification in Non-Human Animals:

                                           A Concern for Informed Consent

                                           Joanna  Smolenski, PhD (Candidate), The City of New York, Graduate Center,

                                           New York, New York, USA

 

1:00-1:15 PM                    Applying a Harms Reduction Strategy to Non-Offending Pedophiles:

                                           German’s Dunkelfeld

                                           Program: Could it Work in Canada?

                                           Thomas Foreman, DHCE, University of Ottawa/The Ottawa Hospital,

                                           Ontario and Ainslie Heasman, PhD, Centre for Addiction & Mental Health, Toronto

                                           CANADA

 

1:15-1:45 PM                     Group Discussion

                                           Synopsis Session

 

1:45-2:30 PM                    A Novel Role for Clinical Neuroethics: Assessing Neurotechnology for Patient Impact

                                           Gil Palchik, PhD, Program in Medicine and Human Values,

                                           California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA

 

                                           What Gives?

                                           David S. Basser, MDSc, MAppSc University of Tasmania, Hobart, TASMANIA

 

                                           Healing Harms: Restorative Justice in the Wake of Adverse Events

                                           Philip Stevens, LLD and William Oosthuizen, MD

                                           University of Pretoria, AUSTRALIA

 

                                           Big Data in Healthcare: The New Ethical Challenge

                                           Angel Puyol, PhD

                                           The Autonomous University of Barcelona, SPAIN

 

                                           Urban Bioethics: A Call for the Prestige

                                           Nia Johnson, MBE, Boston University and Lance Whalert, PhD,

                                           University of Pennsylvania, USA

 

2:30-3:30 PM ORKID:     A Fantasy Rock Opera in Two Acts

Orkid is the first in a Rock-Opera trilogy that weaves an epic Tolkienesque fantasy of researchers form another world who come to Planet Terra for the purpose of conducting an experiment to study and regulate human reproduction.  Their mission revolves around interactions between mortals and immortals, what it means to be human, and leads to apocalyptic consequences.

 

3:30-4:00 PM                   Group Discussion

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Friday 29 June

 

8:30 - 9:00 AM                Coffee/Tea

                                           Chair: William Andereck, MD, FACP, Program in Medicine and Human Values,

                                           CPMC, Sutter Health, San Francisco, USA

                                           Pediatric Ethics

                                           Chair: John Paris, SJ, PhD, Boston College, Massachusetts – USA

 

9:00 - 9:15 AM                 Discussion with Parents of Profoundly Compromised Children

                                           John Paris, SJ, PhD, Boston College,

                                           Massachusetts – USA

 

9:15 - 9:30 AM                  Update on Paediatric End-of-Life Decisions in The Netherlands

                                           E.L.M. Maeckelberghe, PhD, Eduard Verhagen,PhD, Marije Brouwer,

                                           PhD, University Medical Center Groningen- THE NETHERLANDS

 

9:30 - 9:45 AM                 Is the Desire to Select the Sex of Children Morally Compromised in Itself?

                                           Timothy Murphy, PhD, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois - USA

 

9:45 - 10:15 AM                Group Discussion

 

10:15 - 10:30 AM              Break

                                           End of Life

                                           Chair: Martin Buijsen, LL.M, PhD, Erasmus University Rotterdam

                                           THE NETHERLANDS

 

10:30 - 10:45 AM             The Role of Dutch Pharmacists

                                           Martin Buijsen, LL.M, PhD, Erasmus University Rotterdam – THE NETHERLANDS

 

10:45 - 11:00 AM              Assessing Euthanasia Practices: Value Clashes and Acceptable

                                           Fallout or Slippery Slope Effects?

                                           Gerrit Kimsma, MD, Free University, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS

 

11:00 - 11:15 AM              Applying a Moral Compass to Decisions on Aid-in-Dying

                                           David Bennahum, MD, Institute for Ethics, University of New Mexico,

                                           Albuquerque, New Mexico USA

 

11:15 - 11:30                      AM MAIDHouse

                                           Tom Foreman DHCE, University of Toronto Joint Center for Bioethics, Ontario - CANADA

 

11:30 - 12:00 PM              Group Discussion

 

12:00 - 12:15 PM               Wrap-up

                                           William Andereck and Thomasine Kushner

 

 

 Au revoir jusqu'à l’année prochaine!