Featured Research Project
The Global Health Bioethics Network is a five-year programme to carry out ethics research and build ethics capacity across the Wellcome Trust’s Major Overseas Programmes (MOPs) in Kenya, Malawi, South Africa, Thailand-Laos, and Viet Nam. The Network is funded by a Wellcome Trust Strategic Award to the Ethox Centre and its partners at the MOPs.
Each week, a member of the Ethox Centre team or an invited contributor presents a short commentary on an ethics-related story in the news with the aim of promoting discussion of the ethical dimensions of current developments in healthcare practice and policy, or in medical research. The topic of this week's blog is,
''The case of Vincent Lambert: The first landmark court decision on treatment withdrawal in France. Who should decide when life ends? Physicians, judges (or patients)?'' Read more...