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General Information

The Center encourages international collaboration in research, publication, teaching, and deliberation in bioethics, health law, and medical humanities. It will strive to have experts from various Academic Centers regularly taking part in various activities at TAU.


Some past events with International guest lecturers

Research, Ethics and the Quest for Cure of COVID-19. November 9th, 2020


  • Prof. Jeremy Sugarman, Johns Hopkins

  • Prof. Sarah Edwards, University College, London

  • Prof. David Fajgenbaum, University of Pennsylvania

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The COVID-19 Pandemic, Ethics and Human Rights. May 5th, 2020


  • Prof. Michael Stein, Harvard Law School Project on Disability


The Past and Future of Coercion in Psychiatry. January 1st, 2020


  • Prof. Paul Appelbaum, Colombia University, School of Medicine


The Convention on Rights of Persons with
Disabilities and its implications on health care
provision and health care professionals. March 20th, 2019


  • Prof. Michael Ashley, Harvard Law School, Project on Disability


Workshop on Genomics, Public Domain and Privacy. May 12th, 2019

  • Eric T. Juengst,  PhD, Director, Center for Bioethics, University of North Carolina

  • Vardit Ravitsky, PhD, University of Montreal, Director of the Ethics and Health Branch of the CRE Montreal, Canada​


Health, Big Data and AI. January 9th, 2019


  • Prof. Sharona Hoffman, Case Western Reserve University School


Workshop on Informed Consent and Refusal. November 25-26th, 2018


  • ​​Prof. Rebecca W. Brendel, MD, Harvard Medical School Bioethics Center 


The Evidence of Sex in the Age of Medical Jurisprudence. November 21st, 2018


  • Maayan Sudai, S.J.D. Candidate Fellow at the Program on Science, Technology and Society (STS). Harvard Kennedy School


Mitochondrial Replacement Therapy. June 14th, 2017


  • Jeffrey Khan, PhD, PMH, Director of the Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University  


"Coroner of the Stars" - A 50 years perspective in Forensic Pathology. January 11th, 2015


  • Thomas T. Noguchi, MD, Professor Emeritus, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Former Chief Coroner of LA County

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