Lectures and seminars Ethics seminar on research involving vulnerable groups - focus COVID-19

04-11-2020 12:30 pm - 2:45 pm Add to iCal
Online https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/65966353096
KI Ethics Council seminar speakers 4 November 2020

Seminar organised by Karolinska Institutet’s Ethics Council on research on persons in vulnerable groups. The focus will be on current ethical questions due to the outbreak of COVID-19.

  • Introduction, Ole Petter Ottersen, president Karolinska Institutet
  • Who is actually vulnerable during the pandemic? Niklas Rådström, writer, playwright and poet gives his perspective on the art of medicine and Anna Mia Ekström, professor, global infectious disease epidemiology) on indirect effects of COVID-19
  • Research including critically ill and unconscious patients, Malin Jonsson Fagerlund, Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer, Karolinska Institutet
  • Health inequalities and COVID-19, Anders Tegnell, State epidemiologist
  • What about (research) ethics during COVID-19?, Niklas Juth, associate professor in medical ethics
  • Discussion and closing remarks

How to participate

Join via Zoom: https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/65966353096

Register to: maria.schonnings@ki.se

The seminar will be conducted in Swedish with simultaneous translation to English.