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  • Duration: 5 days
  • Fees:
    - £975 before 11 August 2017
    - £1075 after 11 August 2017
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The course team includes leading international authorities in the field of medical ethics:

Prof. Raanan Gillon (Course Director) Emeritus Professor of Medical Ethics, Imperial College Faculty of Medicine. Retired part-time NHS GP and Past Editor of the Journal of Medical Ethics.

Prof. Kenneth Boyd Professor of Medical Ethics , Edinburgh University Medical School, a Vice President and previously General Secretary of the Institute of Medical Ethics.

Prof. Jonathan Montgomery Professor of Health Care Law, University College London; Chairman of the  Nuffield Council on Bioethics..

Prof. Ann Gallagher Professor of Ethics and Care, Lead for Ethics in Integrated Healthcare, Director of the International Care Ethics (ICE) Observatory, University of Surrey.

Prof. David Jones Director of the Anscombe Centre Oxford; Research Fellow in Bioethics at Blackfriars Hall, Oxford; and a Visiting professor of Bioethics at the Centre for Bioethics and Emerging Technologies, St Mary’s University College, Twickenham.

Prof. Roger Higgs Emeritus Professor of General Practice, King’s College Hospital & Chairman of the Editorial Board and former Case Conference Editor, Journal of Medical Ethics..

Dr. Wing May Kong  Honorary Senior Lecturer and Consultant Physician, Vertical Theme Head Ethics, Professionalism, Leadership and Management, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College. Chair of Trustees of the Institute of Medical Ethics.

Dr. Julian Sheather Ethics Manager, British Medical Association.

Dr. Daniel Sokol 
Barrister at 12 King’s Bench Walk  and previously lecturer or senior lecturer  in  Medical Ethics at several universities. He writes for the British Medical Journal as ‘Ethics Man’.

Dr. James Wilson Senior Lecturer in Philosophy and Vice-Dean  for the Faculty of Arts and Humanities. Previously  Director of the Centre for Philosophy  Justice and Health and since 2015  co-director of its larger successor, the UCL Health Humanities Centre. He has published widely in bioethics and in applied philosophy, specialising in public health ethics, the philosophy of intellectual property, resource allocation and research ethics. He is co-chair of the International Association of Bioethics's Philosophy and Bioethics Network. In 2011-12 he was seconded to the Royal Society  to be co-lead of the Science as a Public Enterprise study. Open access versions of his papers are archived at http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/view/people/JGSWI10.date.html.

Prof. John Harris Sir David Alliance Professor of Bioethics, Institute of Medicine Law and Bioethics, School of Law, Universities of Liverpool and Manchester.

Dr Paquita de Zulueta Part-time GP in West London, Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at Imperial College and member of the Nuffield Council on Bioethics and of  research and clinical ethics committees. She taught  medical ethics and law to medical undergraduates at King's College London as well as at Imperial College London where she was  Programme Director for the Applied Clinical Ethics Course. She practises as a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist and acts as a London Deanery appointed mentor/coach for doctors in transition.

Dr Georgia Testa Lecturer in Medical Ethics, Leeds School of Medicine.

Dr. Klya Khan Senior Lecturer in Health Ethics in the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities and the Faculty of Life Sciences at London Metropolitan University.

Dr Richard Cookson Reader and NIHR Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Health Economics, University of York.