Silvia Camporesi is sponsored by a Wellcome Trust
fellowship in Philosophy of Medicine at the newly founded Centre for the Humanities & Health at King's College, London, to research on the concepts of health and disease.
news & events
news 8/26/2010
Last year Obama had lifted the veto on research with hES that Bush had set in place in 2001, but on August 23, 2010, the judge Lamberth from the federal court of DC sentenced that the funds violated an amendment emanated by the Congress in 1996. Neverending story?
event 8/25/2010
Between the Right Not to Know and the Duty to Inform. Event organized by the Doctoral programme Life Sciences: Foundations & Ethics, which will take place in Lido di Camaiore on September 22, 2010.
event 5/7/2010
The fourth annual conference will be hosted and organized by students from the European School of Molecular Medicine (SEMM). The Conference will cover many topics related to cancer, from basic biology to clinical aspects of the disease. It will also host a round-table devoted to bioethics.
current research
recent publications
Caster Semenya.
Sport, categories and the creative role of ethics.
Silvia Camporesi, Paolo Maugeri
Journal of Medical Ethics, forthcoming, 2010
Choosing Deafness with PGD
An ethical way to carry on a cultural bloodline?
Silvia Camporesi
Cambridge Quarterly Healthcare Ethics, January 2010
Phase 0 clinical trials. Are they really necessary?
Silvia Camporesi
ecancermedicalscience, November 2008
recent seminars
Chronic pain is a highly unmet medical need, and also the subject of a large and costly category of legal claims...
6/11/2010, University of Birmingham
You can have a look here at the poster that Silvia and Barbara Bottalico will present at the meeting on Neuroethics and law that will be held in Padova, May 5-7, 2010 (http://neuroetica.psy.unipd.it/)...
5/5/2010, University of Padova