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The Fondation Brocher is an essential player in this vital thinking process: one which will help make us aware of the real challenges in using our resources for maximum impact on the health of the people of the world.



Professor Daniel Wikler, Harvard University


The Brocher Foundation is a Swiss non-profit private foundation  recognized of public interest. Your donations are tax deductible according to the regulations in force.


April 9, 2019

Visiting Researchers Presentations

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09h30: Lavidor Michal, Bar Ilan University, Professor, Psychology

  • Neuroethical issues in cognitive enhancement


09h50: Paul Diane b, UMass Boston, Professor Emerita - Political science

  • The Quest for Objectivity in Prenatal Genetic Care: Contested Perspectives


10h10: Dubus Zoe, Aix-Marseille Université, PhD, History of Medicine

  • Psychotropic and end-of-life : a comparative analysis between the use of morphine and LSD since 1950


10h30: Sara Matthiesen, George Washington University, Assistant Professor of History and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies - History of Medicine

  • Reproduction Reconceived


10h50 - 11h05: coffee break


11h05: MacCarthy Joan, University College Cork, Lecturer Healthcare Ethics - Bioethics - Medical ethics

    &     Kohlen Helen, Philosophical and Theological University of Vallendar, Professor Doctor, Bioethics - Medical ethics

  • Nursing Ethics: feminist perspectives


11h25: Pasveer Bernike, Maastricht University, assistant professor and doctor - Sociology

    &     Oddgeir Synnes, Director and associate professor /PhD - Philosophy

  • Ways of Home-Making: On Imaginaries and Practices of Home in Care at the End of Life


11h45: van der Wilt Gerrit Jan, Radboud University Medical Centre, Professor, Head of HTA unit Bioethics - Medical ethics

  • Toward an integrative approach in Health Technology Assessment


12h05: end of the presentations

Buffet lunch served by the Foundation in the Brocher Centre



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2019-04-09 - 2019-04-09

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