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New study on children’s rights challenges in biomedicine

04/07/2017 Strasbourg

The study, prepared by researchers from Leiden University Law School (the Netherlands), analyses the relevance of existing international and European legal principles to address the challenges posed to the rights of the child by scientific and technological developments in biomedicine and...

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Human Rights and Biomedicine: new HELP course 2018

30/06/2017 Moscow, Russia

The content of the course, which will enable these professionals to acquire practical and procedural skills, was discussed at a seminar organized in Moscow on 30 June in cooperation with the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation and the Russian State University of Justice. The day before,...

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HELP course on human rights and biomedicine

30/06/2017 Moscow State University

The course, to be finalized by the end of 2017, will be addressed to both legal professionals (judges, lawyers and prosecutors) and medical and other health-care professionals. These two professional groups have been selected because of their responsibility for the implementation of Human Rights...

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HUMAN RIGHTS AND BIOMEDICINE. Ethical and legal aspects of informed consent

headline 29/06/2017 Russian State University of Justice, Moscow

Recent case-law of the European Court of Human Rights together with the jurisprudence of the Russian courts reflect the topicality of this issue. It demonstrates also the importance of examining the implementation of this principle from both medical and legal perspectives. The Conference will do...

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Session on Bioethics at MGIMO University

12/04/2017 Moscow

The session was moderated by Tamara V. Shashikhina, Director of the European Studies Institute. Lyalya A. Gabbasova, Adviser to the Minister of Health of the Russian Federation, spoke about the new legislation in the field of transplantation referring to relevant Council of Europe legal...

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Study on the rights of children in biomedicine

16/01/2017 Strasbourg

The study will be used as the basis to analyse existing international legal instruments, assess their relevance to address the challenges identified and, where appropriate, define further action at intergovernmental level. This will contribute to the preparation of the international conference...

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Seminar on challenges in the field of bioethics

14/12/2016 Minsk, Belarus

The event aimed at raising awareness and promote the Council of Europe’s human rights standards in the biomedical field and to identify possible topics for future cooperation in the context of the Action Plan. It touched upon the instruments of the Council of Europe on biomedical research,...

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High-level Seminar on International Case-Law in Bioethics: Insight and Foresight

5/12/2016 Strasbourg

In view of the increase of high-profile cases relating to Human Rights in the biomedical field, the Seminar aimed at analysing the qualitative and quantitative evolution of the relevant case-law of the European Court of Human Rights and impact at national level. By analysing relevant national...

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Council of Europe calls on member states to ban genetic tests for insurance purposes

26/10/2016 Strasbourg

The Council of Europe calls upon the Governments of its Member States to ensure non-discrimination, including on grounds of genetic characteristics, and the protection of private life in the framework of insurance contracts covering risks related to health, age or death. “People’s health and...

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Seminar on End of Life

25/10/2016 Istanbul, Turkey

The Symposium took place in the Acibadem University School of Medicine, Kerem Aydınlar Campus, Kayışdağı Cad. N° 32, 34752 Ataşehir/İstanbul on 25 October 2016 from 9.00 to 17.00. The working language was English. Programme Flyer Guide on the decision-making process regarding medical treatment...

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