Call for Papers

To be held on the theme of "Bioethics and Pandemics: Lessons from COVID-19", submissions are solicited also on such themes as: 

  • Research in public health emergencies

  • Trials during pandemics

  • Ethics review in pandemics

  • Challenges facing healthcare workers

  • Access and equity in allocation of scarce resources e.g., vaccines

 

Guest Lecture in Philosophy

Abstract of the Talk 

Democracies’ political legitimacy crucially depends on their acknowledgment of all individuals’ equal autonomy: policies and principles are legitimate if and only if they result from inclusive democratic procedures. This means that all members of a community have equal rights to determine their collective course of action.