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Institute of Advanced Study

Issues in Biosciences: Regulation and Social Impact

Date: Friday 13 May 2011

Venue: Institute of Advanced Study

5 places remain at this workshop.  For further details about this event please contact the event organiser, Dr Shaun Pattinson (Law).

To book one of the five remaining places at this workshop please email the Institute of Advanced Study.

 

Programme 

Time

Description

Speaker

 

12.00

 

Arrival

 

 

 

12.15-12.30

 

Welcome and Introduction

 

 

Prof Tom McLeish

PVC (Research)

 

 

Part I

Chair: Dr Mike Adcock

 

12.30-13.00

 

"Donor Autonomy and the Allocation of Donated Organs for Transplantation"

 

 

Dr Shaun Pattinson

Durham Law School

 

13.00-13.30

 

"Historicising Stem Cells: The Emergence of the Concept Around 1900"

 

 

Prof Holger Maehle

Wolfson Research Institute

 

13.30-14.00

 

Food and refreshment break

 

 

 

Part 2

Chair: Dr Robert Song

 

14.00-14.30

 

 

"Research on Clinical Trials in South Asia"

 

Prof Bob Simpson

Department of Anthropology

 

 

14.30-15.00

 

"Hope, Fear and Precaution"

 

Prof Deryck Beyleveld

Durham Law School

 

 

15.00-15.15

 

 

Refreshment break

 

 

15.15-16.00

 

 

Discussion on future research collaboration

 

All