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SUMMER COURSE: ‘ETHICS IN DEMENTIA CARE’

July 2 - July 5

€820

The objective of the course is to foster exchanges on foundational, clinical-ethical and organisational-ethical approaches to dementia care. During the course, national and international experts will give presentations on various ethical topics in the domain of dementia care. Time will be provided for intensive discussion and interaction.

The number of persons with dementia will rise considerably in the years to come. The increasing prevalence of dementia and the treatment and care for people with dementia present a myriad of important ethical questions and responsibilities. What do we think of the quality of life of people with dementia and of their subsequent end of life? What are the opinions about vulnerability and dignity in case of dementia? What do we consider to be ‘good care’ and ‘a good death’ for persons with dementia?

Deadline for Early Bird Registration and payment: before May 15th 2019. To register for this course click on this link

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Organiser

Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law of the Catholic University of Leuven (Belgium)

Venue

The Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe
Janseniusstraat 1
Leuven, 9000 Belgium
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Website:
http://www.leuveninstitute.eu