This conference will organised by the European Society for Philosophy of Medicine and Healthcare (ESPMH) and the Bioethics Institute Ghent, Belgium.
The focus of the conference is on ethical and philosophical issues related to “medicalization”.
Medicalisation : Conceptual analyses
Enhanced selves, medicalised selves & normality
End of life
Prevention and livestyle
The programme of the conference will include plenary sessions as well as parallel sessions. Anyone wishing to present a paper at the conference should submit an abstract (500 words maximum) before March 1, 2015. The Conference Programme Committee will select abstracts for oral presentation.
The deadline for registrations is June 30th, 2015.
Abstracts and registrations could be sent by email to :
Professor Bert Gordijn, Secretary of the ESPMH
Institute of Ethics
Dublin City University