The Nordic Committee on Bioethics, in collaboration with the Centre for Collaborative Health at Aarhus University, organised a workshop on «Biotechnology for a longer life» in Aarhus, Denmark, 9 December 2016.
We want to live as long as possible, but at the same time many people fear growing old. Growing old means an increased risk of degenerative diseases, and of becoming fragile and dependent on others. Moreover, elderly people often find themselves isolated and without a well-defined role in society. Read more
The Nordic Committee on Bioethics is organizing a workshop on hard choices in Nordic health care in Stockholm 16 November. The workshop is aimed at hospital directors, hospital ethics committees, directorates of health, pharma industry, policy makers and patient organisations. Read more
In 2014, The Nordic Committee on Bioethics published an overview of legislation on biotechnology in the Nordic countries. As the publication has been greatly appreciated, the Nordic Committee on Bioethics has now published an updated overview for 2015. Read more