Ethics and Chronic Illness
Room TR6, Graduate School
Belfast BT7 1PB
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Dr Tom Walker is hosting a workshop on ethics and chronic illness to take place at Queen's University Belfast on 6th and 7th September 2018. Any queries can be directed to [email protected]
The provisional programme is as follows:
Thursday 6th September — Room TR6, Graduate School, QUB
Session 1: 10.00-12.15
Nancy Berlinger (The Hastings Center): Spatial justice in ageing societies
Ann Gallagher (University of Surrey): Slow ethics, chronicity and elder care
Session 2: 12.45-14.45
Mark Schweda (University of Goettingen): Between fatalism and responsibilization: Ethical aspects of dementia prevention
Gry Wester (King’s College London): TBC
Session 3: 15.00-16.00
Michael Dunn (University of Oxford): TBC
Friday 7th September — Room TR6, Graduate School, QUB
Session 4: 10.15-12.15
Nancy Jecker (University of Washington): Threats to dignity in later life: A life stages approach
Christopher Wareham (University of Witwatersrand): Age and well-being: Ethical implications of the U-curve of happiness
Session 5: 13.00-15.00
James Wilson (UCL): TBC
Tom Walker (Queen’s University Belfast): A capabilities approach to problems of patient non-adherence
Session 6: 15.15-16.00
All welcome, no need for registration in advance.
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