December 2017

Prof. Paweł Łuków will give a talk at the Kongres Medyczny Varia Medica, held in Warsaw (Poland), November 30-December 2.

November 2017

Dr Joanna Różyńska will give a talk on Charlie Gard’s case at the XV Ogólnopolskie Forum Prawno-Medyczne, held in Warsaw (Poland), November 30-December 1.


Dr Joanna Różyńska i Jakub Zawiła-Niedźwiecki will give lectures at the III Śląska Konferencja Medyczno-Prawna, organized in Katowice (Poland) on November 17.


Prof. Paweł Łuków i dr Joanna Różyńska will present their research results at the 2017 AER Advancing Ethical Research Conference, held in  San Antonio TX (USA), November 5-8.


Prof. Paweł Łuków will give a talk on Polish bioethics at the Center for Health Care Ethics, Saint Louis University (USA), November 2.

October  2017

Prof. Paweł Łuków will participate in III Gdańskie Debaty Lekarskie „Suprema lex. Współczesne spory o relację między pacjentem i lekarzem”, that will be organized in Gdańsk (Poland), October 8.


Dr Joanna Różyńska will give a prensention on “Ethics of the Obesity Prevention. Reflection on the Polish Situation” at the workshop Ethics of the Prevention of Obesity: Spotlight on Central and Eastern Europe, that will be organized on October 6, in Tübingen (Germany).

September 2017

Dr Joanna Różyńska will give talks on “Balancing risks and benefits of experimental interventions offered on ‘compassionate use’ basis”  and  “Fair Access to Clinical Trials for Incompetent Subjects under the new EU Regulation No. 536/2014” at the annual conference of the European Association of Health Law, held in Bergen (Norway), September 28-29.


Prof. Paweł Łuków will give a talk “Beyond gift-giving: transplantations, agent identity, and sharing” at the annual conference of the European Association of Centres of Medical Ethics (EACME) Conference held in Barcelona (Spain), September 7-9.

August 2017

Dr Joanna RóżyńskaKatarzyna ChludzińskaEmilia Kaczmarek, Andrzej Girdwoyń  & Jakub Zawiła-Niedźwiecki will give talks at 31th European  Conference on Philosophy of Medicine and Healthcare (ESPMH) in Belgrade (Serbia), August 16-19.

July 2017

Dr Joanna Różyńska and Emilia Kaczmarek will give taks at the 23rd WAML World Congress of the World Association for Medical Law, Baku (Azerbaijan), 10-13 July.


On July 9th, 2017 Prof. Paweł Łuków will participate in the Round Table Discussion “Theory and Practice in Bioethics: The Failure of Philosophy?” which is planned as part of the XXXVth International Congress on Law and Mental Health (9-14 July 2017) to be held in Prague. Jakub Zawiła-Niedźwiecki will present a talk at the same conference titled “Towards unified normative standard for doubtfully capable patients”.

May 2017

Dr Joanna Różyńska will give a lecture on „Access to investigational drugs outside of controlled clinical research – individual and social interests” at international conference Medical, ethical and legal aspects of experimental therapy, which will be held in Warsaw, 19 May 2017.


On May 17, Center for Bioethics & Biolaw in cooperation with the Bioethics Committee at the Presidium of the Polish Academy of Science, the Polish Unit of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (Haifa), and the Student Scientific Group “Ius et Medicina” at the Faculty of Law and Administration og the University of Warsaw, organized a national conference Regulation of IVF – bioethics and law. [Programme]


On 12 May 2017, dr Joanna Różyńska  will give a lecture „ Conducting clinical trails without informed consent” at the conference Międzynarodowy Dzień Badań Klinicznych: 35-lecie działalności komisji bioetycznej Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego, organized in Krakow, Poland.

March 2017

On 16 March, 2017 Prof. Paweł Łuków  will give a lecture „Making sense of non-directiveness in genetic counseling. The case of Poland” at the Symposium on Ethical, legal and social aspects of invasive and non-invasive genetic prenatal diagnostics in Germany and Poland, which will be held from 13 March 2017 to 18 March 2017 at Institut für Geschichte, Theorie und Ethik der Medizin, Universität Ulm, Germany.

December 2016

On 9-10 December 2016 members of Center for Bioethics and Biolaw will present their research at a conference co-organised by the Center titled: „Bioethics and public health”.

Prof. Paweł Łuków will give a lecture on 2nd December 2016 r. titled: „What is aging? Some ethical challenges of long life” at a conference Perspectives on/for Ageing with Disability: Cultural Representations, which will take place on 1-2nd December 2016 r. in Warsaw.

November 2016

Dr Joanna Różyńska will present result of her research at PRIM&R 2016 Advancing Ethical Research Conference, November 13-16, Anaheim CA (USA).

October 2016

Dr Joanna Różyńska will give talks at the 10th International Conference on Applied Ethics, organised by the Center for Applied Ethics and Philosophy (CEAP), October 28-30, Hokkaido University, Sapporo (Japan).

September 2016

Prof. Paweł Łuków, Joanna RóżyńskaEmilia Kaczmarek & Jakub Zawiła-Niedźwiecki will give talks at The 2016 EACME Annual Conference: 30 Years of European Bioethics, organized by the European Association of Centres of Medical Ethics in Leuven (Belgium), September 8-10.


On 1st September prof. Paweł Łuków will give an inaugural lecture on ageing and the temptation of immortality at Przemiany Festival 2016 organised by Copernicus Science Centre.

August 2016

Prof. Paweł Łuków, Joanna RóżyńskaKatarzyna ChludzińskaEmilia Kaczmarek & Jakub Zawiła-Niedźwiecki will give talks at 30th European  Conference on Philosophy of Medicine and Healthcare (ESPMH) – “Ethics and Social Determinants of Health”, in Zagreb (Croatia), August 17-20.

July 2016

30th July  Jakub Zawiła-Niedźwiecki will present at an event being a part of series called  Scientific Espresso at Copernicus Science Centre. The presentation will be an ethical comment on the exhibition Citizens in medicine.


On 18th-24th July prof. Paweł Łuków will lecture at China Agricultural University in Beijing (18th July),  China University of Renmin in Beijing (20th July), and Nanjing Agricultural University in Nanjing (22 July).


30th June – 2nd July Jakub Zawiła-Niedźwiecki will take part and present a talk and a poster in young researchers section at 10th Congress of Societas Humboldtiana Polonorum, which will take part in Łódź.

June 2016

Dr Joanna Różyńska, Katarzyna Chludzińska, Emilia Kaczmarek & Jakub Zawiła-Niedźwiecki will present at 13th World Congress of Bioethics, in Edinburgh on 14th-17th June.


Dr Joanna Różyńska will take part in a panel discussion on bioethical aspects of embryo freezing at the conference Development of Scientific Cooperation in Reproductive Medicine Research III held in Warsaw on 11th June 2016 r.


Prof. Paweł Łuków and dr Joanna Różyńska will present at conference Selected Aspects of Human Rights and Bioethics organised by the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Republic of Poland and the Bioethics Committee at the Presidium of the Polish Academy of Science in Warsaw on 10th June.

May 2016

Prof. Paweł Łuków and Jakub Zawiła- Niedźwiecki will present at conference Politicised Medicine organised by Interdisciplinary Work Group for Ethics of Medicine in Poland and Germany in Łódź on 12 – 13 May 2016.

April 2016

Dr Joanna Różyńska will give a lecture National guidance on the ethical, legal and regulatory framework at the Clinical Trials in Central and Eastern Europe Forum, which will take place on 19th April in Warsaw, Marriott Hotel.

March 2016

Prof. Paweł Łuków and dr Joanna Różyńska will speak at 1st International Personalised Medicine Forum, which will take place on 2nd March 2016 in Warsaw (Centrum Olimpijskie)

February 2016

Dr Joanna Różyńska will give a public talk New Brave Man. The Ethics of Human Enhancement. The lecture will be held on 25th February (at 7 p.m.) in Minsk (Bielarus). It is organized by the Center for European Studies as a part of The European Café Project.


Dr Joanna Różyńska will have a talk  Ethics of using experimental Ebola treatments  during Ethical Challenges of Research Conducted in Disaster Settings workshop which will take place at Collegium Medicum Jagiellonian University in Cracow, February 8-9, 2016. The workshop is a part of The Disaster Bioethics COST Action IS1201.