Conferência "Ethics at Bedside and Person Centered Medicine"

Sexta-feira, Outubro 19, 2018 - 17:00

Universidade Catolica Portuguesa

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O Instituto de Ciências da Saúde organiza a conferência do Professor Antonio G. Spagnolo,  Director of the Institute of Bioethics and Medical Humanities at the Università Cattolica del S. Cuore in Rome, com o tema "Ethics at bedside and person centered medicine".

Este evento decorrerá no âmbito da cerimónia de Entrega de Diplomas, no dia 19 de outubro às 17h00 no Auditório Cardeal Medeiros.

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Professor Antonio G. Spagnolo: Professor Antonio G. Spagnolo, MD, BA (Ph) is Full Professor of Legal Medicine and Bioethics and the Director of the Institute of Bioethics and Medical Humanities at the Università Cattolica del S. Cuore in Rome.

He is graduated in medicine and surgery, specialized in Cardiology and in Forensic medicine, bachelor of Art in Philosophy.

He is Invited Professor of Clinical Bioethics at the International Institute of the Pastoral Theology of Health Care "Camillianum", incorporated with the Pontifical Theological Faculty "Teresianum" in Rome.

He is the present Director of the Institute of Bioethics, School of Medicine (Catholic University of the Sacred Heart), Rome, and is member of the Executive Committee of the Center for Bioethics at the Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Milan.

He is Chairman of the Bioethics Committee issued at the Azienda Ospedaliere "Papa Giovanni XXIII" of Bergamo and of the Ethics Committee of the Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata (IDI), Rome; Vice-chairman of the Ethics Committee of the Fondazione Policlinico Universitario "Agostino Gemelli", Rome.

He is corresponding member of the Pontifical Academy for Life and past consultant of the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers.

He is author or co-author of over 200 scientific publications (many of them on international scientific journals) on various topics in biomedical ethics and in particular the ethics of biomedical experimentation and clinical ethics. Among the publications he has edited for the publisher McGraw-Hill (Milan), the Italian edition of the volume of Jonsen-Siegler-Winslade, "Clinical Ethics" (June 2003). For the same publisher published as co-author the book "Ethics and Justice in Healthcare. General aspects, methodological and organizational issues" (May 2004). For the publisher Vita e Pensiero (Milan) he has edited the Italian edition of the volume of Ozar and Sokol: "Dental ethics at chiarside" (December 2008).

He is Editor in Chief of “Medicina e Morale” an International Journal of Bioethics. His areas of interest are bioethics and education, health care ethics consultation, organizational ethics and role of Ethics Committees, medical ethics and human rights, ethical review of clinical trials protocols.