Research Ethics and Philosophy of Science (2 credits)

Prof. Kathinka Evers
Department of Public Health and Caring Science
BMC; Husargatan 3, Uppsala
BMC, Box 564, 751 22 Uppsala
Week 37, September 12 to September 15
Wll be announced later on
4 days, full time

Registered for graduate studies on the Medicine and Pharmacy disciplinary domain at Uppsala University

Selection procedure

If there are more applicants than places on the course, the selection is made on the date of application. Exceptions to this selection is given to applicants who will defend their doctoral thesis within one year from the application deadline. These applicants will be given priority.

Note the importance of specifying planned date for public defence in your application

(1) To be informed about:

• different philosophical presuppositions in scientific research
• ethical guidelines for research
• the theoretical basis of these guidelines
• legal regulations of research
• committees of research ethics
(2) To be able to identify and analyse ethical problems raised by different kinds of research.

Norms of science and ethical norms in theory and practice. Good laboratory and clinical practice, Fraud in scientific research. Animal ethics. Application to Ethics Committee

Mats G Hansson, Kathinka Evers
Biomedical Ethics
Box 564
751 22 Uppsala
Phone: 018 - 471 66 84
Fax: 018 - 471 66 75

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