PhD Opportunity in Biomedical Ethics and/or Social Psychology

The PhD position is part of an exciting research project on loneliness and social exclusion. Start possible between June and September 2024, duration 3 years.

New Article by PD Dr. Stuart McLennan

PD Dr. Stuart McLennan published a new study on artificial intelligence in intensive care medicine. Read his article here: Building a house without foundations? A 24-country qualitative interview study on artificial intelligence in…

Symposium on the Ethical Challenges of AI in Medicine

Save the Date: 29 October 2024 - Basel University Hospital and online via Zoom
Agequake Ausstellung Lenzburg

Agequake in Prisons: The touring photo exhibition on 'Ageing in prison'

We use written, visual and audio media to communicate our expert knowledge about ageing in prison to scholars, students, prison staff, medical personnel and the general public.

Rethinking Cancer Care: A Symposium on Family Caregiving and Healthcare Delivery

We are excited to announce the upcoming symposium, "Rethinking Cancer Care: A Symposium on Family Caregiving and Healthcare Delivery", funded by the PhD Program in Health Sciences (PPHS). This event promises to be a pivotal gathering for…

PhD Opportunity in Biomedical Ethics

The Institute for Biomedical Ethics at the University of Basel (IBMB), Switzerland,is currently looking for dynamic and independent graduate students (Master’s degree) who are interested in carrying out their PhD work in the ethics of…
Andrea Martani

Award from the Medical Faculty of the University of Basel to Andrea Martani

Andrea Martani received an award (Dissertationsauszeichnung) from the Medical Faculty of the University of Basel for his thesis.
Contemporary Debates

Contemporary Debates Spring 2024

The spring semester 24024 edition of the Contemporary Debates in Biomedical Ethics at the IBMB is centered around animal research ethics and the 3R.

Job opportunity in Maryland (USA)

The Department of Bioethics of the National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center in Bethesda (Maryland) is looking to hire an academic bioethicist with a strong research portfolio, who will run their ethics consultation service. Ethics…

Talk by Prof. Dr. Elger at a UZH public event about loneliness and mental health during and after Covid-19, and new research project

Discover [INCLUDE]: INtegrating loneliness mitigation measures in pandemic management plans: An interdisCiplinary in-depth expLoration of psychologically and ethically sUitable interventions to DecreasE social isolation