Preliminary Program

Friday, August 12, 2016
1st Session Bioethics - Conceptual Challenges

1st Session Partner: Scientific Centre of Excellence for Integrative Bioethics

Chairpersons:   Bruce Elliot Gelb & Amir Muzur

14:00 - 14:20     Opening & Welcome
                             Bruce Elliot Gelb, GBI Vice-president & Stjepan Orešković, DIBSS
                            Director
14:20 - 14:35     Keynote Lecture 1A:
                            Stjepan Orešković - Global Bioethics: Reality, Reflections and Representations
14:35 - 14:50     Keynote Lecture 1B:
                            Amir Muzur - European Bioethics: A New History Guaranteeing a
                            New Future
14:50 - 15:05     Hrvoje Jurić - Integrative Bioethics: The Concept and the Project
15:05 - 15:20     Shirin Karsan - Religion, Culture and (Bio)Ethics
15:20 - 15:50     Discussion
15:50 - 16:20     Coffee Break


2nd Session: System, Physicians and Patients: Ethics of Relationship

2nd Session Partner: Croatian Institute of Public Health

Chairpersons:   Krunoslav Capak & Howard Goldman

16:20 - 16:40      Keynote Lecture 2A:
                              Nina B.L. Urban - Mental Illness and Ethical Implications for a
                             Special Needs Population
16:40 - 17:00      Keynote Lecture 2B:
                             Howard Goldman - Equity in Mental Health Care Policy 
17:00 - 17:15      Miroslav Mastilica - Health Equity and Health Inequalities in Croatia
17:15 - 17:30      Ivan Pristaš - Health Information (Non)Culture in Croatia
17:30 - 17:45      Mirjana Kujundžić Tiljak - Health Data Management: Key Ethical
                              Issues
17:45 - 18:15      Discussion
      

Saturday, August 13, 2016
3rd Session: Bioethical Issues in Vaccination

3rd Session Partner: Andrija Stampar Teaching Institute of Public Health

Chairpersons:     Ana Stavljenić Rukavina & Norman Sartorius

9:00 - 9:20          Keynote Lecture 3A:
                             Norman Sartorius - Is the Reason for Rejection of Vaccination its Stigma?
9:20 - 9:40          Keynote Lecture 3B:
                             George Rutherford - The Vaccine War: What Can be Learned From US
                             Discussion About Vaccine Safety and HIV Surveillance
9:45 - 10:00        Srećko Gajović - Digital Knowledge Landscapes: Gravitational Black Hole of
                             Vaccination Confabulations
10:00 - 10:15      Goran Tešović - Clinical Prospecitves and Consequences of Anti-Vaccination 
10:15 - 10:30      Bernard Kaić - Public Health Prospectives and Challenges of Vaccination
10:30 - 10:45      Đula Rušinović Sunara - Patients Rights and Vaccination
10:45 - 11:00      Aleksandar Štulhofer - Childhood Vaccine Refusal and Hesitancy Intentions in
                            Croatia: Insights from a Population- Based Study
11:00 - 11:20      Coffee Break           
11:20 - 11:35      Hrvoje Tiljak - Vaccination Ethical Dilemmas: GP's Prospective
11:35 - 12:30      Round Table Discussion: Why Anti-Vaccination Movement?
12:30 - 14:00      Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:30      Q&A with Editors: Bioethical Issues in Publishing
                             Srećko Gajović (CMJ), Howard Goldman (Psychiatr Serv), Miro
Jakovljević (Psychiatr Danub), Tijana Trako Poljak (Soc Ecol)


4th Session: Bioethical Challenges of New Technologies - Medical Treatment and Human Enhancement

4th Session Partner: Global Bioethics Initiative

Chairpersons:    Ana Lita & Judit Sandor & Marija Selak

15:30 - 15:50     Keynote Lecture 5A:
                            Judit Sandor - Bioethical Questions in New Reproductive Technologies
15:50 - 16:05     Jonathan Garlick - Ethical Considerations of Stem Cell Research: From Induced
                            Pluripotent Stem Cells to Gene Editing
16:05 - 16:20     Marija Selak - More than a Human? Ethical Questions in Human
                            Enhancement Debate
16:20 - 16:35     Ana Lita - Ethical Questions on Egg Donation
16:35 - 16:50     Marin Gillis - What's the Harm: Ethical Issues Surrounding Unnecessary Medical
                            Tests and Procedures
16:50 - 17:20     Discussion
17:20 - 17:35     Mirela Bušić - Why is Croatian Transplantation Program Successful: Are There
                            Any Dilemmas?
17:35 - 17:50    Mirjana Nasić - Ethical Principles, Economics and Standards of Clinical Practice
17:50 - 18:05    Being an Organ Recipient: Patients' Experiences
18:05 - 18:30    Discussion
21:00                 Banquet Dinner

 

Sunday, August 14, 2016
5th Session: Health and Environment - Ecological Challenges

5th Session Partner: University of Applied Health Sciences

Chairpersons:  Aleksandar Racz & Tijana Trako Poljak

9:00 - 9:20       Keynote Lecutre 5A:
                         Mark Sheppard - Ethics of Restoration Agriculture
9:20 - 9:35       Tijana Trako Poljak - Ethical Approaches in Human Relation Toward
                          Environment
9:35 - 9:50        Krunoslav Capak - Health Impact Assessment: Ethical Aspects
9:50 - 10:05      Ivica Kelam - GMO 2.0. - New Name, Same Problem
10:05 - 10:20    Jana Šarinić - Public Participation in City Planning: Experience of "Zagreb for
                             Me" Project
10:20 - 10:35    Anđelina Svirčić Gotovac - Urban-ecological context of quality of living in Zagreb
10:35 - 10:50    Mark Sheppard, Cvijeta Biščević, Jeffrey Caston - Restoration Agriculture
10:50 - 11:05    Aleksandar Racz - Ethics of Wasted Food Management
11:05 - 11:30    Discussion
11:30 - 12:00    Coffee Break


6th Session: Ethics Committees - Challenges & Prospectives

6th Session Partner: University of Zagreb, School of Medicine

Chairpersons:   Ana Borovečki & Bruce Elliot Gelb

12:00 - 12:20      Keynote Lecture 6A:
                             Bruce Elliot Gelb - Ethics Committees and Case of Transplant Surgery
12:20 - 12:35      Blaž Ivanc - Challenges of Legal Regulation of Hospitals' Ethics Committees
12:35 - 12:50      Štefan Grosek - How do Healthcare Workers Perceive the Work of Ethics
                             Committees in Their Healthcare Institutions?
12:50 - 13:05      Ana Borovečki - The Work of Ethics Committees in Croatia
13:05 - 13:30      Discussion
13:30 - 14:00      Conference Closing

 
 

Program August 12, 2016

Program August 13, 2016

Program August 14, 2016