13-15 Jan. 2017: Healing and dying with dignity: Ethical issues in palliative care, end-of-life care and euthanasia, 6th National Bioethics Conference, Maharashtra, India

6th National Bioethics Conference

Maharashtra, India

January 13-15, 2017

The Indian Journal of Medical Ethics is hosting this conference. The theme is “Healing and dying with dignity: Ethical issues in palliative care, end-of-life care and euthanasia”.

DATES AND VENUE Pre-conference satellite meetings: Thursday, January 12, 2017

Main Conference: Friday-Sunday, January 13-15, 2017 YASHADA, Baner Road, Pune, Maharashtra, INDIA

CONFERENCE HOSTS AND COLLABORATORS FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT: Forum for Medical Ethics Society (FMES), Indian Journal of Medical Ethics (IJME) (www.ijme.in) & Mahila Sarvangeen Utkarsh Mandal (MASUM), Pune (www.masum-pune.org.in)

Five plenaries will be woven around the sub-themes – Palliative care, End-of-life care and Euthanasia – of the conference. However, oral presentation of papers, poster presentation, workshops, and symposia will be open to topics from within the broader discipline of bioethics, including the conference sub-themes. More information on the conference will be soon available on the website of the journal (www.ijme.in)