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The BI at #IAB2016

The Berman Institute will be well represented at the 13th World Congress of the International Association of Bioethics (IAB), being held June 14-17, 2016 in Edinburgh, Scotland.


Wednesday 10:30a – 11:00a, and 3:30p – 4:00p: Yashar Saghai presents posters, “Global Bioethics, Human Rights, and the Demands of the Transitional Food Sovereignty Movement” and “Building an Innovative Research Agenda for Global Food Ethics” – Cromdale Hall
aliWednesday, 2:00p – 3:30p: Joe Ali, Bridget Pratt and Aminu Yakubu for a symposium entitled “Towards the Development of Ethics Guidance for the Conduct and Review of Health Policy and Systems Research.” – Ochil 2
traviscropWednesday, 4:00p – 5:30p: Travis Rieder presents his paper, “Population Engineering and Sustainable Development” – Ochil 1
Thursday, 11:45a – 1:15p: Aminu Yakubu and Paulina Tindana join colleagues in presenting a symposium, “Developing a Framework for Genomic and Biobanking Research in Africa” – Ochil 1



Follow @BermanInstitute and @aregenberg and tweet with us using #IAB2016.



Come visit our table in the exhibit hall in Cromdale Hall and learn more about the Berman Institute from Alan Regenberg and Travis Rieder — and score some great swag. We have pen that’s also a stylus and we have lanyards with a built-in ID holder that extends/retracts.


Also in attendance: Jeremy Sugarman, Alan Goldberg

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