Projects / Publications

Research interest

Ethical issues in the health care for elderly prisoners, ethical and legal issues of physical restraint, ethical issues of preimplantation diagnosis



09/2015 present
Research Fellow, Institute for Biomedical Ethics, University of Basel, Switzerland

05/2011 — 08/2015
Doctoral Candidate, Institute for Biomedical Ethics, University of Basel, Switzerland

10/2008 — 03/2011
Master in "Medicine, Ethics and Law" (M.mel.), Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), Germany

Bachelor in "Comparative and European Law" (LL.B.), University of Bremen, Hanse Law School, Germany

Abitur, Wirtschaftsgymnasium, Stendal, Germany

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10/2012 — 09/2013
Doctoral Scholarship from the Hans and Eugenia Jütting Stiftung Stendal

09/2007 — 02/2008
Erasmus Mundus Scholarship during Bachelor Programme, University of Groningen, Netherlands

09/2004 08/2005
EU Youth in Action Programme, European Voluntary Service (EVS), Viljandi, Estonia

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Stays Abroad

09/2007 — 02/2008
Semester abroad at the University of Groningen (ERASMUS programme), Netherlands

09/2004 — 08/2005
Diaconal year abroad/European voluntary service (EVS), Viljandi, Estonia
Working with children with physical and mental disabilities in the children care centre, working with children and young in the Youth Centre

08/2000 — 06/2001
Escola Interativa Coopema, Barra do Garças, Brazil

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Dr sc. med. Wiebke Bretschneider

Institute for Biomedical Ethics

Universität Basel
Bernoullistrasse 28
CH-4056 Basel

Tel. +41 61 207 17  89
Fax +41 61 207 17 80