Event: Understanding Personality Disorders

Monday 10th June 2019, 9.30am – 4.15pm. Seminar and launch of the Understanding Personality Disorders Network. At the Collaborating Centre for Value-based Practice in Health and Social Care St Catherine’s College, Oxford University, Manor Road, OX1 3UJ. Programme: 9.30 Registration 9.45 Steve Pearce (Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust) Making a place for agency in the clinic […]

Funded PhD: Reading Guilty Minds 

Deadline for applications: May 20, 2019. The Centre for Ethics at the University of Zurich is recruiting a PhD candidate for the interdisciplinary SNF project Reading Guilty Minds. The project is lead by Dr Markus Kneer (www.markuskneer.com). Topic The project Reading Guilty Minds explores the ascription of potentially inculpating mental states (mens rea) such as intention and knowledge. Its central […]

Seminar: Morally Permissible Risk Imposition and Duties of Care

Tuesday 30th April, 5.30–7.15pm. Room 102, Philosophy Seminar Room, University College London, 19 Gordon Square, London (entrance at the back of the building). The Practical, the Political and the Ethical Seminar Series, Institute of Philosophy.  Susanne Burri (LSE), “Morally Permissible Risk Imposition and Duties of Care” Abstract: Most existing accounts of morally permissible risk imposition appeal […]

Conference: Ethics and Public Policy

Thursday 06 June – Friday 07 June, 2019 Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG. This conference celebrates the publication of The Routledge Handbook of Ethics and Public Policy edited by Annabelle Lever and Andrei Poama, which explores questions such as: What does it mean to do public […]

Event: Replication Crisis?

28 May, 2019, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Old Theatre, Old Building, London School of Economics, London, WC2A 2AE. The hallmark of good science is often supposed to be experiments that produce the same results when repeated. But over the last number of years, scientists have replicated a number of established, high-profile experiments and produced […]

Conference: Transforming Children’s Mental Health in Schools

Tuesday 14th May, 2019 at the Royal Society of Medicine, London. Students on the MSc in Mental Health, Ethics and Law and others may be interested in this learning and networking opportunity in a growing area. Transforming Children’s Mental Health in Schools: Targeted Interventions brings together medical and educational professionals to provide better care for school […]