Association Belge des Syndicats Médicaux

15.05.2021 PM * “Healers Became Harmers: That Legacy – and Modern Medical Ethics” * Zoom

Webinar from the WMA Associate Membership

National Medical Associations are free to invite their own membership


Saturday, 15 May, 2021, 13:30 UTC (YOUR TIME ZONE)


KEYNOTE: Matthew Wynia, MD, MPH, Director, Center for Bioethics and Humanities, University of Colorado.
RESPONDENT: Heidi Stensmyren, MD, President-elect, World Medical Association

An expertly researched history, examination, and discussion of the behavior and ideas of some Western physicians during the period leading up to and including the second world war and beyond (the Holocaust being the worst example); how those notions and activities affect our modern ethical framework. How do we prevent those negative activities from happening again?