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 Ehsan Shamsi Gooshki

EhsanShamsiGooshki graduated as a physician(M.D) in 2005 from Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (SUMS) after seven years of medical education and many cultural and NGO activities in national level. Then after 3 years of administrative experience as the director of the international campus of SUMS, he was enrolled in the first Ph.D program of medical ethics in Iran in 2009 in ”Iranian Research Center for Ethics and Law in Medicine, ShahidBeheshti Medical University”, where he worked as the executive director for two year, simultaneously. His dissertation explores the ethical, jurisprudential and legal aspects of Do-Not-Resuscitation (DNR) Orders in Iran health system. Since 2009 he has been involved in several research projects and experienced teaching of various topics in medical ethics to undergraduate and graduate students and lectured in a number of national workshops. Membership in some national and international associations, research ethics committees and hospital ethics committees are among his other related activities.
During 2011-2012, after participating in “ UNESCO Ethics Teachers Training Course” and 3 months of internship in the department of ethics, trade and equity of World Health Organization(WHO) in Geneva, he completed a visiting fellowship at the “Institute of Biomedical Ethics, University of Zurich” and continued to work as affiliated researcher to this center. From July 2012 he started a visiting fellowship in Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University, Washington D.C.
After graduation as the first Iranian graduate who completed his Ph.D. in medical ethics in Iran, he started his academic life as the assistant professor of medical ethics at Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS). He is now the Secretary of Medical Ethics and History of Medicine Research Center at TUMS. In addition in 2014 he was assigned as the Secretary of the National Committee for Ethics in Biomedical Research at the Ministry of Health and Medical Education of Iran. At the same time since 2013 has been  the senior advisor of Iran Medical Council President in medical ethics.
Since 2005 he is an active members of Iranian Association for Ethics in Science and Technology and member of board of association since 2014.