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  • Activities

    Activities

    We organize webinars, workshops and conferences covering areas of practical application and which meets the needs of the clinical and research ethics community.

  • Bulletin

    Bulletin

    We curate news, publications and upcoming events from around the world relevant to clinical and research ethics.

  • Professional Committees

    Professional Committees

    We host networking meetings for Chairs/senior reps of CECs and IRBs to discuss complex and/or challenging cases and encourage consistency in practice across the communities.

  • Resources

    Resources

    Our cases and e-modules on clinical and research ethics can be made available for educational purposes.

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@nus_CBmE

Essential Topics in #ClinicalEthics course for Clinical Ethics Committee Members:

#HealthLaw, defensive medicine & therapeutic innovations

by Sumytra Menon, Roy Joseph, Lee See Muah, @G_Owen_Schaefer & our CENTRES team (27Jan23)
#Bioethics

📢 Out Now:

CBmE #ClinicalEthics Bulletin
Issue 13, December 2022

➡️ https://medicine.nus.edu.sg/cbme/cbme-bulletin/ ⬅️

How WHO Solidarity Plus trial participants in countries on four continents are informed in writing

Rafael Dal-Ré, Teck Chuan Voo, Søren Holm

@JGLOBHEALTH: https://jogh.org/2023/jogh-13-04012
#Bioethics #ResearchEthics @Hospital_FJD @UAM_Madrid @BioethicsUoM @Law_UoM

📢 Welcome to our new Research Fellow Marthe Smedinga

who will focuses on public perceptions of #DataGovernance in #Genomics and #PrecisionMedicine

➡️ https://medicine.nus.edu.sg/cbme/people_uri/smedinga-marthe/ ⬅️

Use of Unproven Medical Interventions During #PublicHealth Emergencies: Just what is the #MEURI ‘Protocol’?

Voo Teck Chuan

@HKUMed Medical Ethics & Humanities Unit, 16 Jan 2023
#Bioethics #ResearchEthics

Excited to announce the launch of the Philosophical Bioethics Hub! https://philosophicalbioethics.com In partnership with @juliansavulescu @NUS_CBmE @ethicsinthenews, @smatthewliao @NYU_Bioethics, @sean_aas Dan Sulmasy @kieatgu, and @BCMEthics funded by @GreenwallFdn. Tweet/share widely!

Essential Topics in #ClinicalEthics course for Clinical Ethics Committee Members:

Elements of decision-making (2): shared decision-making, end of life decision-making, advance care planning & non-beneficial treatment

S Menon, R Joseph, Lee SM, V Cole & CENTRES team (13Jan23)

📢 Summary Report by Ryan Friets

#CBmE Global Ethics Lecture – What is the Fair and Equitable Allocation of Scarce Medical Resources?

@ZekeEmanuel

➡️ https://medicine.nus.edu.sg/cbme/dr-ezekiel-j-emanuel/
#Bioethics @NUSMedicine @NUSResearch @Penn @PennMEHP

New year, new faces! Last week Angus Dawson @PublicEthics officially joined @NUS_CBmE, and yesterday was Jerry Menikoff's first day. Official notices are in the pipeline, but just wanted to share...exciting period of growth for the Centre, and I look forward to working with both.

📢 #FHT guest lecture organised by @SEC_ETH:

Cross border transfer of personal #HealthData: Legal, ethical and technical challenges & solutions

by our guest researcher @ScheibnerJames (@FlindersBGL)

#Bioethics #DataEthics #HealthLaw

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📢 Welcome to our new Manager Medaleine Chee

who will manage our research administration & support our grant activities

➡️ https://medicine.nus.edu.sg/cbme/people_uri/medaleine-chee/ ⬅️

Use of Unproven Medical Interventions During #PublicHealth Emergencies: Just what is the #MEURI ‘Protocol’?

Voo Teck Chuan

Monday 16 January 2023, 3–4pm
@HKUMed Medical Ethics & Humanities Unit
Info & Registration ➡️ https://mehu.hku.hk/cibhh-series-session2/
#Bioethics #ResearchEthics

📢 CBmE Global Ethics Lecture - 9 January 2023

What is the "Fair and Equitable" Allocation of Scarce Medical Resources?

@ZekeEmanuel

Chaired by @JulianSavulescu
#Bioethics @NUSMedicine @NUSResearch @Penn @PennMEHP

Offering and Returning Secondary Findings in the Context of Exome Sequencing for Hearing Loss: Clinicians’ Views & Experiences

L Notini @ClaraGaff @JulianSavulescu @DanyaVears

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/23294515.2022.2160507
@UniMelb @UniMelbMDHS @BERG_MCRI @MCRI_for_kids @MelbGenomics @CBMER_KULeuven

Essential Topics in #ClinicalEthics course for Clinical Ethics Committee Members:

Elements of decision-making (part 1): autonomy, informed consent, truth telling, decision-making capacity & best interests

Sumy Menon, Roy Joseph, Lee See Muah & CENTRES team (16Dec22)
#Bioethics

Institutional Review Boards and Public Justification

@AMurali284 & @G_Owen_Schaefer

@ETMPjournal
Free2Read ✅ https://rdcu.be/c2m9t
Subscription ➡️ https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10677-022-10360-2
#Bioethics #IRB #ResearchEthics

Resolving conflict over ‘vaccinated blood’

@JulianSavulescu & @NeonatalEthics

@ChannelNewsAsia: https://www.channelnewsasia.com/commentary/health-systems-patient-refuse-blood-surgery-vaccinated-donor-covid-3167321
#Bioethics #ClinicalEthics #COVIDー19

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