DIBSS 2016

 

 

 

PROGRAM DIBSS2016

Dubrovnik International Bioethics Summer School will address different bioethical problems in the context of emerging global society. The summer school aims at an interdisciplinary debate, especially between: clinical medicine and public health, law, philosophy, sociology and political sciences, psychology, psychiatry and behavioural sciences. Goal of the Dubrovnik International Bioethics Summer School is to provide interested students and professionals with information pertaining to different aspects of bioethical issues encouraging international debates at the intersection of health, biotechnology and medicine.
Dubrovnik International Bioethics Summer School will consist of 6 consecutive modules and a two-day Conference:
• Module 1. Evidence Based Bioethics
A. Ethical Issues in Preparing Cochrane Review
B. Bioethics in Bibliographic Resources and Publishing Practice
• Module 2. Ethics in HIV/AIDS Surveillance
• Module 3. ORPHEUS Ethics in Science
• Module 4. A. Bioethical Aspects of Mental Illness in the Media (in Partnership with Croatian Journalist Association)
• Conference: Price of Health
 
Day 1 - Saturday, August 6th 2016
Module 1. Evidence Based Bioethics

A. Ethical Issues in Preparing Cochrane Review: Marta Čivljak and Livija Puljak
9:30 – 9:45 Introduction
9:45 – 10:00 Evidence-based medicine and the hierarchy of evidence in medicine
10:00 – 10:15 Distinction between a systematic review and a traditional narrative review (Exercise 1)
10:15 – 10:30 Steps in preparing a systematic review (Exercise 2)
10:30– 11:00 Finding and extracting data from randomized controlled trials (Exercise 3)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30– 12:30 Evaluation of the risk of bias in randomized controlled trials (Exercise 4)
12:30 - 12:45 Data analysis, statistics in systematic reviews, meta-analysis
12:45 - 13:45 Assessment of quality of systematic review - AMSTAR (Exercise 5)
13:45 - 15:30 Lunch Break

B. Bioethics in Bibliographic Resources and Publishing Practice
15:30 - 17:00 Lovela Machala Poplašen and Ana Borovečki
       Information Literacy
       Evidence Based Medicine
       Evidence Based Bioethics
       Searching and Information skills for finding the Evidence
       Example of literature search in PubMed

Day 2 - Sunday, August 7th 2016
Module 1. Evidence Based Bioethics

A. Ethical Issues in Preparing Cochrane Review: Marta Čivljak and Livija Puljak
9:30 – 9:45 Searching the Cochrane Library (Exercise 6)
9:45 - 10:15 Registration for the development of Cochrane systematic review (Exercise 7)
10:15 – 11:15 Drafting the systematic review; PRISMA guidelines (Exercise 7) 
11:15 – 11:45 Coffee Break
11:45 – 12:45 Ethics in Cochrane systematic reviews (Personal conflict of interest, Publication         bias, Funding issues, Difficult access to data)
12:45 – 15:30 Lunch Break 

B. Bioethics in Bibliographic Resources and Publishing Practice
15:30 - 17:00 Ana Borovečki
     Bioethics resources on the web
     Being in an editorial board of a bioethics journal 
18:00 - 19:30 Religions in Dubrovnik

Day 3 - Monday, August 8th 2016
Module 2. Ethics in HIV Surveillance

9:30 - 11:00 Zoran Dominković: Lecture and Exercises 
  Key principles and ethical issues in HIV surveillance in key populations; challenges with recruitment is surveys due to stigmatization; pre and post-test counselling and link to HIV care; criminalization of HIV
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 13:00 Zoran Dominković: Lecture and Exercises
Key principles and ethical issues in HIV surveillance in key populations; challenges with recruitment is surveys due to stigmatization; pre and post-test counselling and link to HIV care; criminalization of HIV
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 - 17:30 Aleksandar Štulhofer: Lecture and Exercises
Selection and training of staff, data confidentiality, data dissemination principles, presenting data to media
Module 3. ORPHEUS Ethics in Science
9:30 - 10:15 ORPHEUS, Zdravko Lacković
10:15 - 11:00 Ethics in Science, Zdravko Lacković
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 13:30 Tutorials Columbia Edu, Ana Borovečki
13:30 - 15:30 Lunch Break
15:30 - 17:00 The Lab, Ana Borovečki
18:00 - 19:30 Dubrovnik History of Medicine Tour

Day 4 - Tuesday, August 9th 2016
9:30 - 11:00 Round table Discussion - Experiences in Teaching Ethics of Science and Research for PhD Students, Zdravko Lacković and Ana Borovečki
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 13:30 Oath of Ethics in Science, Zdravko Lacković and Ana Borovečki
13:30 - 15:30 Lunch Break
15:30 - 17:00 - Concluding Remarques, Zdravko Lacković and Ana Borovečki
18:00 - 19:30 Museum War Photo Limited

Day 5 - Wednesday, August 10th 2016
10:00 - 17:00 Field Trip: Lokrum Island

Day 6 - Thursday, August 11th 2016
Module 4: Bioethical Aspects of Mental Illness (media depictions and public attitude)
09:30 – 09:45 Introduction
09:45 – 10:30 Media depictions of mental illnesses - bioethical issues, Tea Vukušić Rukavina
10:30 – 11:15 Portraying mental illness and drug addiction as treatable health conditions, Howard     Goldman
11:15 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:00 Use of coercive measures during involuntary hospitalization, Alexander Nawka
12:00 – 12:45 History of psychedelic research & politics, Nina B.L. Urban
12:45 – 13:30 Medical cannabis: medical necessity vs political agenda, Ognjen Brborović
13:30 - 15:30 Lunch Break
15:30 – 16:45 Small group work: Pro & con debate
16:45 – 17:30 Closing Lecture: Contemporary Challenges of Body Commodification, Judit Sandor

Day 7 - Friday, August 12th 2016
9:30 - 11:00 Students' Presentations

1. Mirella Ballista Callera, Brasil, University of Sao Paulo (USP)
   "The End of Life and Its Legal Consequences"

2. Laura Buzia, U.S.A., New York City, Registered Nurse at HYC Government, HRA - Home Care Survids "Bioethics in Nursing"

3. Seda Bakirci, France, University of Sophia Antipolis - Nice, School of Medicine
    "Bioethical Issues in Anti-Vaccination Campaigns"

4. Valentina Cikojević, Croatia, University of Zagreb, School of Medicine
    "Internet Addiction: Bioethical Issues"

5. Kristen Elwell, U.S.A., Northeastern University
    "Case Study on Conflict of Interest - Joseph Biederman from MGH/Harvard"

6. Patrick Guo, Hong Kong SAR, West Island School "Parental Responsibility of Embryo Preservation and Disposal"

7. Bianca Hanganu, Romania, Forensic Medicine
    "Bioethics of Human Enhancement"

8. Ana Jozepović, Croatia, University of Zagreb, School of Medicine
    "Medical Cannabis"

9. Lucia Labašová, Slovakia, Comenius University Bratislava
    "Contraception and Side Effects"

10. Karla Margetić, Croatia, University of Zagreb, School of Medicine
     "Media Depictions of Mental Illnesses - Bioethical Issues

11. Lela Nadashvili
    "Ethics in HIV Surveillance" 

12. Katja Samoligo, Russia, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration "Brain Imaging and the Policy of Neuromarketing"

11:00 - 11:10 Break
11:10 - 12:15 Students' Presentations

1. Dickson Tong, Hong Kong SAR, West Island School
    "Obstetric Service for Pregnant Women from Mainland China - Ethical Issues"

2. Lucija Ana Trtanj, Croatia, University of Zagreb, School of Medicine
    "Contemporary Challenges of Body Commodification"
       
3. Tomislav Zaluski, Croatia, University of Zagreb, School of Medicine
    "Ethics in Science"

4. Marijan Zovko, Croatia, University of Zagreb, School of Medicine
    "HIV Surveillance in Key Populations, Challenges in Surveys Due to Stigmatization"

12:30 Winner Announcement DIBSS Prize 
14:00 Opening & Welcome Conference: Price of Health

 

 

Date Program (Module) Field Visit
Aug 5th
Friday
Opening Ceremony  
Aug 6th
Saturday
Module 1A: Ethical Issues in Preparing Cochrane Review Module 1B: Bioethics in Bibliographic Resources and Publishing Practice    
Aug 7th
Sunday
  Religions in Dubrovnik
Aug 8th
Monday
Module 3: ORPHEUS Ethics in Science   Module 2: Ethics in HIV Surveillance Dubrovnik History of Medicine
Aug 9th
Tuesday
    Museum War Photo Limited
Aug 10th
Wednesday
Field Trip: Lokrum Island 
Aug 11th
Thursday
Module 4: Bioethical Aspects of Mental Illnesses in the Media     
Aug 12th
Friday

 

Conference: Price of Health - Program

   
Aug 13th
Saturday
Closing Ceremony  
Aug 14th
Sunday
   

 

FACULTY DIBSS2016
Nina B.L. Urban, M.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY. e-mail: nu2118@columbia.edu

Howard Goldman, MD, PhD, Professor, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA Department of Psychiatry, Division of Services Research, Editor in Chief Psychiatric Services, e-mail: hh.goldman@verizon.net

Shirin Karsan, M.B.E., Special Projects Manager, School of Biomedical Engineering, Science, and Health Systems, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, e-mail: shirinkarsan@gmail.com

Sergio Litewka, M.D., M.P.H., Director of International Operations for the University of Miami Ethics Programs and Professor of Research Ethics at the University of Miami, e-mail: SLitewka@med.miami.edu

Alexander Nawka, MD, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, Charles University Prague, Czech Republic, e-mail: a.nawka@gmail.com

George W. Rutherford, MD, Professor, Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA, E-mail: George.Rutherford@ucsf.edu

Aleksandar Stulhofer, PhD, Professor, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Zagreb, Croatia, E-mail: astulhof@ffzg.hr

Judit Sandor, PhD, Professor, Faculty of Political Science, Legal and Gender Studies, Central European Univesity, Budapest, e-mail: sandorj@ceu.hu

Miroslav Mastilica, PhD, Professor, Department of Medical Sociology and Healthcare Economics, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, e-mail: mmastil@snz.hr

Mirjana Kujundžić Tiljak, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, e-mail: mkujundz@snz.hr

Aleksandar Džakula, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Medicine and Organization of Healthcare, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, e-mail: adzakula@snz.hr

Ognjen Brborović, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Medicine and Organization of Healthcare, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, e-mail: obrborov@snz.hr

Ivana Božičević, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Sociology and Healthcare Economics, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, e-mail: ibozicev@snz.hr

Tea Vukušić Rukavina, MD, PhD, Department of Medical Sociology and Healthcare Economics, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, e-mail: tvukusic@snz.hr

Lovela Machala Poplašen, MA, Andrija Štampar Library, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, e-mail: lmachala@snz.hr

Marta Čivljak, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing, Catholic University of Croatia, e-mail: marta.civljak@unicath.hr