International Bioethics Summer Program: Global Bioethics, Human Rights, and Public Policy, New York

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Global Bioethics Initiative invites students and professionals worldwide to attend the International Bioethics Summer School in Manhattan.

Date: 19th – 30th June 2017

Global Bioethics Initiative (GBI), co-sponsored by Pace University, College of Health Professions invites students and professionals worldwide to attend the International Bioethics Summer School in NYC.

The program includes a series of lectures and seminars, field trips, film screenings and evening events with guest speakers. The faculty is comprised of notable scholars who lecture and conduct seminars on various topics including: human organ trafficking and ethics of transplantation, research ethics, end-of-life and palliative care, reproductive and sexual rights, human enhancement, genetics and ethics, regenerative medicine and aging.

The annual summer school attracts participants from a diverse array of cultural backgrounds and expertise. The school provides participants with the opportunity to acquire knowledge of global bioethics and health, gain debating skills, interact with colleagues from around the world and network with experts in the field.

GBI is offering several partial scholarships to participants from low-income countries, as well as graduation certificates. The deadline for partial scholarship applications is March 1st 2017. To apply, visit the GBI website.

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