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15th May: Research seminar – Mariusz Maziarz – Inference from inconsistent empirical results

We have the pleasure to invite You for yet another research seminar organized as part of the ‘BIOUNCERTAINTY’ research project.   The subject of the seminar is ‘Inference from inconsistent empirical results’ and it will be delivered by mgr Mariusz Maziarz from the Wrocław University of Economics.   The seminar will take place on Wednesday, […]

14 May 2019 by Karolina Wiśniowska

14th May 2019 – Lecture – Tomasz Żuradzki – Deep uncertainties in bioethics: genetic research, preventive medicine, reproductive decisions

Tomasz Żuradzki will give a lecture about his ERC project “Deep uncertainties in bioethics: genetic research, preventive medicine, reproductive decisions” during the conference “15 years of Poland in the European Union”, Polska Akademia Umiejętności in Kraków. Conference programme: http://pau.krakow.pl/index.php/pl/wydarzenia/strony-konferencji/15-lat-Polski-w-Unii-Europejskiej

13 May 2019 by Tomasz Żuradzki

7th May 2019: guest lecture – Jacob Stegenga – Medical Nihilism

Date: 7 May 2019 (Tuesday), 10:30 a.m. Venue: III Campus, Faculty of Biology, ul. Gronostajowa 7, room P0.1.1   Jacob Stegenga (University of Cambridge, Departament of History and Philosophy of Science) will give a guest lecture on his new book, ‘Medical Nihilism’. The book argues that if we consider the ubiquity of small effect sizes […]

29 April 2019 by Karolina Wiśniowska

9th May: research seminar – Olga Dryla – Medical enhancement: descriptive aspect and initial normative findings

We have the pleasure to invite you for yet another research seminar organized as part of the ‘BIOUNCERTAINTY’ research project.   The subject of the seminar is ‘Medical enhancement – descriptive aspect and initial normative findings’ and it will be delivered by dr hab. Olga Dryla from the Department of Professional Ethics of the Jagiellonian […]

by Karolina Wiśniowska

25th April: research seminar – Wojciech Załuski – On two types of randomizations in distributive decisions

We have the pleasure to invite You for yet another research seminar organized as part of the ‘BIOUNCERTAINTY’ research project.   The subject of the seminar is ‘On two types of randomizations in distributive decisions’ and it will be delivered by prof. dr hab. Wojciech Załuski from the Chair of Philosophy of Law and Legal […]

18 April 2019 by Karolina Wiśniowska

Research seminar: dr Wojciech Ciszewski, ‘In search of an adequate structure of the state neutrality principle’

We have the pleasure to invite You for yet another research seminar organized as part of the ‘BIOUNCERTAINTY’ research project. The subject of the seminar is ‘In search of an adequate structure of the state neutrality principle’ and it will be delivered by dr Wojciech Ciszewski from the Chair of Theory of Law of the […]

8 April 2019 by Karolina Wiśniowska

Workshop “Evidence in Law and Ethics”

Evidence in Law and Ethics 2019 4-5 April 2019   Venue: Jagiellonian University, Faculty of Law and Administration ul. Bracka 12, Kraków (Sale Reprezentacyjne)   WORKSHOP PROGRAMME   4 IV 2019 (Thursday) – DAY ONE   9:30-10:00  – Coffee, registration 10:00 – Workshop opening   10:10-11:10 Christian Dahlman (Lund) “Naked Statistical Evidence and the Futility […]

24 March 2019 by Karolina Wiśniowska

Research seminar: dr Maciej Juzaszek, ‘Tort Liability without Taking Responsibility’

We have the pleasure to invite You for yet another research seminar organized as part of the ‘BIOUNCERTAINTY’ research project. The subject of the seminar is ‘Tort Liability without Taking Responsibility’ and it will be delivered by dr Maciej Juzaszek from the Chair of Theory, Philosophy and History of Law of the Leon Kozminski Academy […]

23 March 2019 by Adrianna Beczek

Ethics Research Seminar, M. Waligóra, Is there evidence-based ethics?

Interdisciplinary Centre for Ethics, Jagiellonian University in Kraków Ethics Research Seminar (ERS) Marcin Waligóra (Jagiellonian University, Collegium Medicum), Is there evidence-based ethics? Thursday 21th March, 5.30 pm Institute Philosophy, Kraków, ul. Grodzka 52, room 25

4 March 2019 by Tomasz Żuradzki

Calendar of events – Interdisciplinary Centre for Ethics – Summer Semester 2019

Calendar of events at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Ethics – Summer Semester 2019 Unless otherwise labelled, all events take place on Thursday, 5.30-7.00 pm, Institute of Philosophy, ul. Grodzka 52, room 25 7 March (Ethics Reading Group) – paper: A. Voorhoeve et al. (2018), Similarity and the trustworthiness of distributive judgements, Economics and Philosophy (2018), […]

3 March 2019 by Tomasz Żuradzki

Talk: The Axiology of the Cost–Benefit Analysis in Rescue Medicine

Tomasz Żuradzki will present a paper The Axiology of the Cost–Benefit Analysis in Rescue Medicine at the Lisbon Conference on Values and Uncertainty LVU18, 6-7 December 2018.

26 November 2018 by Tomasz Żuradzki

Early View in Diametros

The Diametros journal is pleased to announce the launch of Early View. Papers published in this section have been accepted for publication after peer review and passed through the editorial process, but as yet have not been assigned to an issue. Thanks to Early View, the time it takes to publish research in Diametros has been significantly reduced. EARLY VIEW

30 September 2018 by Tomasz Żuradzki

Tomasz Żuradzki won ERC Starting Grant

Dr Tomasz Żuradzki, the director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Ethics at the Jagiellonian University, has been awarded with the most prestigious grant in Europe – the European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant. Here is the summary of the project: Deep uncertainties in bioethics: genetic research, preventive medicine, reproductive decisions.

4 August 2018 by Tomasz Żuradzki

Talk: The normative significance of identifiability

Tomasz Żuradzki will present a paper “The normative significance of identifiability” at the 92nd Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society & the Mind Association” (Open Session) in Oxford, July 6-8, 2018.

4 April 2018 by Tomasz Żuradzki

A new issue of journal Diametros: Special topic – Defining Death: Beyond Biology

A new issue of the journal Diametros is now available in open access, no 55 (March 2018). Special topic: Defining Death – Beyond Biology.       Contents   Special Topic – Defining Death: Beyond Biology   John P. Lizza – Defining Death: Beyond Biology   Don Marquis – Death is a Biological Phenomenon   Michael Nair-Collins – A Biological […]

3 April 2018 by Tomasz Żuradzki