Congress final program

The organizing committee of the first “International Congress on Ethics in Science and Technology” is excited to announce the final program. Please take your time to explore the program and find out about the diverse and interesting sessions available. To view a downloadable version of the program please click here

Congress Poster


Important Dates and Deadlines

Congress Date: December 4-8, 2017
Deadline for Abstract Submission: September 22, 2017
Late Registration Deadline: November 21, 2017

Dr Alireza Bagheri

Alireza Bagheri, MD., PhD, is Assistant Professor of Medicine and Medical Ethics in Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran and is a visiting scholar at Center for Healthcare Ethics in Lakehead University, Canada.
Dr. Bagheri is an elected fellow of The Hastings Center (New York) and since 2010, he serves as the member of the UNESCO International Bioethics Committee (IBC). He is a member of High Council of Organ Transplantation and as a temporary adviser to the World Health Organization, he has participated in the efforts to regulate requirements for Xenotransplantation Clinical Trials.
He is a senior editor of the Encyclopedia of Islamic Bioethics and a member of Editorial Board of the Encyclopedia of Global Bioethics. He served as a member of the board of Directors of the International Bioethics Association (IAB).

His published books include:

Bagheri and Al Ali (eds)
Islamic Bioethics
Imperial College Press 2017 (forthcoming)

Bagheri, Moreno and Semplici (eds)
Global Bioethics: The Impact of the UNESCO International Bioethics Committee
Springer 2016

Bagheri A. (ed)
Biomedical Ethics in Iran: An Application of Islamic Bioethics
Eubios Ethics Institute, 2014

Bagheri A. (ed)
Medical Futility; A Cross-National Study
Imperial College Press, 2013