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null 6th Annual Workshop on Military Medical Ethics, May 2016

6th Annual Workshop on Military Medical Ethics of the International Committee of Military Medicine
 
with the Medical Services Directorate of the Swiss Armed Forces, and the Center for
Military Medical Ethics at Zurich University organise their annual joint Workshop.
Focus of the 2016 workshop: Military Medical Ethics and Hybrid Warfare.
19-21 May 2016 at Forum Lilienberg in Ermatingen (CH).
 
The main topic of the 2016 workshop will be Military Medical Ethics and Hybrid
Warfare. Please send your paper proposals/ abstracts (~200-300 words) together with a short CV via email to cfp@melac.ch no later than 11th January 2016. You will be notified until the end of January 2016 whether your proposal has been accepted. In that case, we will invite you as a speaker to our workshop and cover the full conference fee and your travel expenses (economy class).
 
The results of the workshop shall be published in a comprehensive Book, most
probably edited by an international publisher.  The Proceedings of the 2015 workshop are currently prepared for publication together with Ashgate Publishing and are due to be published in 2016. The proceedings from previous workshops and more information about our publications are available via http://publications.melac.ch/
 
See full information here.
 
Further information and contact
For further information or any questions related to the workshop or your participation,
please do not hesitate to contact us:
 
Scientific organisation
ICMM Centre of Reference for Education on IHL and Ethics
Dr phil Daniel Messelken messelken@ethik.uzh.ch
Maj David Winkler, MD, PhD melac@bluewin.ch
Workshop organisation, registration & logistics
Swiss Armed Forces Medical Services Directorate
Ms Adele Renfer Adele.Renfer@vtg.admin.ch