2009 Bioethics Conference – Science and Ethics

Date: 12 December 2009

Venue: Medical Humanity Building(National Taiwan University College of Medicine)



Center for Ethics, Law, and Society in Biomedicine & Technology, National Taiwan University

UNESCO Chair in Bioethics, Taiwan Unit



Department of Social Medicine, National Taiwan University College of Medicine

The Program for Enhancing Professional Medical Education, Advisory Office of the Ministry of Education

Taiwan Clinical Ethics Network, Formosa Medical Association and National Taiwan University Hospital



Center for Ethics, Law, and Society in Biomedicine & Technology, NTU2009 Bioethics Conference ~ Science and Ethics
Time Topic and Speaker Moderator
8:30~9:00 Registration
9:00~9:10 Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:10~10:10 Topics: On Chemical Cognitive EnhancementKeynote Speaker: John Harris, Lord Alliance Professor of Bioethics, Institute for Science, Ethics and Innovation, School of Law, University of Manchester, UK 黃俊傑
10:10~10:20 Coffee Break
10:20~10:50 Topic: Scientific Innovation and animals containing human material – “Taking the Human out of Human Rights”Speaker: John Harris 何弘能
10:50~11:20 Topics: Analyzing the Research ImperativeSpeaker: 戴華 Terence Hua Tai
11:20~11:30 Coffee Break
11:30~12:00 Topics:Medical Malpractice in TaiwanSpeaker: 陳聰富 Tsung-Fu Chen 戴華
12:00~12:30 Topics: Transplant Tourism from Taiwan to China~ Some Reflection on Professional Ethics and RegulationSpeaker: 蔡甫昌Daniel Fu-Chang Tsai
12:30~1:30 Lunch
1:30~2:00 Topics:Risk and Ethic Governance of Nano-convergence TechnologySpeaker: 周桂田Kuei-Tien Chou、劉華美Hwa-Meei Liou 蔡甫昌
2:00~2:30 Topics:Rethinking the Gift Relationship: Toward a Framework of Institutional Analysis of the Ownership and Control of Human Tissue in Biomedical Researches in a Post-Genomic EraSpeaker: 雷文玫 Wen-May Rei
2:30~3:00 Topics:Informed Waiver and Blanket Consent: On the Nature of Patient AutonomySpeaker: 楊秀儀 Hsiu-I Yang
3:00~3:10 Coffee Break
3:10~3:40 Topics:The Paradox of Human Nature in the Debates of Post-humanismSpeaker: 吳建昌Kevin Chien-Chang Wu 周桂田
3:40~4:10 Topics:The Implication of Knowledge Production at Lo-Sheng Leprosarium for Indigenous Morality of ResearchSpeaker: 邱文聰 Wen-Tsong Chiou
4:10~4:40 Topics:Ethical Concerns after a Consent to Controlled Donation after Cardiac Death Is ProvidedSpeaker: 陳彥元 Yen-Yuan Chen
4:40~4:50 Coffee break
4:50~5:20 Topics:A Challenge for the Principlism of BioethicsSpeaker: 姚富全 Fu-Chuan Yao 陳聰富
5:20~5:50 Topics: “Finely Aware and Richly Responsible”: Moral Attention and BioethicsSpeaker: 林雅萍 Ya-Ping Lin
5:50~6:00 Closing Remarks
6:00~8:00 Dinner

Dr. Catherine Rhodes cannot be present due to health problem.