Bioethics

To date, STI's Bioethics branch has held the following Experts Meetings:

Meetings

Is Science Compatible with Our Desire for Freedom?

Barcelona, Spain | October 28-30, 2010
This Experts Meeting aimed to investigate whether it is possible to have a science in which there is room for human freedom, and in particular whether today’s quantum physics might offer an appropriate framework for this purpose.

Focus on the Embryo

Barcelona, Spain | January 23-25, 2009
How to distinguish between a human cell with the moral status of a human person, and one without personhood in order to ethically assess new methods of therapy and research involving stem cells.