The Danish Council of Ethics Company Profile

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The Danish Council of Ethics' was established in 1988 to provide the Danish Parliament, official authorities and the public with ongoing advice and information about ethical problems raised by developments within the national health service and the field of biomedicine. This is accomplished by submitting reports and statements etc. in specified areas and by mounting debate generating activities in the form of e.g. public enquiries and debate days, publishing of debate books, anthologies, videos and teaching material, and extensive lecturing activities. In addition the Council gives a rundown of its activities every year in an annual report.


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Genetically modified babies given go ahead by UK ethics body – The Guardian

The GuardianGenetically modified babies given go ahead by UK ethics bodyThe GuardianMaking changes to the genes in sperm and eggs in order minimise future disease could save a significant number of ba...

The Bioethics of AI in the Healthcare Industry

With the advent of artificial intelligence, it is imperative that we examine the ethics of machine learning and data collection. Hugh Whittall, Director of the Nuffield Council on Bioethics, explains ...

Orientation for Ethics Consultants? Some Have None at All

Institutions should re-evaluate their orientation practices for ethics committee members that perform ethics consultations, suggests recent research.

A New Edition of Ethics, Medicine, and Public Health Is Now Available

Ethics, Medicine, and Public Health (vol. 4, no. 1, 2018) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Biomedical Ethics, Public Health Ethics, and Bioethics: Identifying the Int...

Video-based ethics program increases moral awareness, study finds

(University of Texas at Austin) Ethics Unwrapped, a video-based behavioral ethics curriculum created at The University of Texas at Austin and adopted by educational institutions around the world, effe...

Novartis Nabs Siemens Veteran As Its New Head of Ethics in Wake of Ethics Scandals

As Novartis wrangles with the fallout from its association with Michael Cohen and the fees it paid his consulting company for access to the administration of President Donald Trump, the Swiss pharma g...

Certification Now Possible for Clinical Ethics Consultants: Applicants Are ‘Agents of Change’

The Healthcare Ethics Consultation Certification is the first program to identify and assess a national standard for healthcare ethics consultants.

‘Uh-oh, the Ethics Police Are Here!’: Address Misconceptions Head-on

Clinicians sometimes wrongly assume the ethics role is to reprimand, criticize, or convince.

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Health-related register-based research in Denmark.

Danish researchers have a unique possibility for producing high-quality observational studies through the Danish registers. The intention of this review is to provide an introduction to data sources, ...

Validation of Catquest-9SF in Danish: developing a revised form of the Catquest-9SF - the Danish Catquest-7SF.

The primary goal was to validate a Danish translated version of the Catquest-9SF by Rasch analysis. The secondary goal was to investigate whether preoperative Catquest-9SF scores, best-corrected visua...

Were the "Pioneer" Clinical Ethics Consultants "Outsiders"? For Them, Was "Critical Distance" That Critical?

"Clinical ethics consultants" have been practicing in the United States for about 50 years. Most of the earliest consultants-the "pioneers"-were "outsiders" when they first appeared at patients' beds...

Addressing Medical Students' Negative Bias Toward Patients With Obesity Through Ethics Education.

Negative bias toward patients with obesity is an ethical challenge in patient care. Several interventions to mitigate medical students' negative weight bias have been tried but none with an explicit f...

The Ethics of Technology: Response to Critics.

The Ethics of Technology: A Geometric Analysis of Five Moral Principles proposes five moral principles for analyzing ethical issues related to engineering and technology. The objections raised by seve...

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Blended-learning in Physiotherapy: Professional Ethics

The aim of this study was to assess the effect of a blended-learning model on physiotherapy students´ attitude, knowledge and opinions towards learning professional ethics. A simple-blin...

Explanations for Negative Laparoscopic Appendectomies and Normal Laparoscopies

Trial The aim of the study is to investigate which infectious diseases might mimic the symptoms of acute appendicitis to a degree to cause a diagnostic laparoscopy or laparoscopic appendec...

Proactive Ethics Intervention to Improve Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Care

The primary aim of the study is to demonstrate the value of a preemptive approach to ethics consultation in an ICU. The investigators hope to answer the question: Will proactive ethics in...

TRIM: Danish Form and Dose Study on Vitamin B12

The study investigates the absorption of different doses of hydroxocobalamin and cyanocobalamin in a vitamin B12-replete Danish population.

Identification of New Biomarkers to Promote Personalized Treatment of Patients With Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases

Introduction: The medical treatment of inflammatory rheumatic diseases has improved dramatically during the last decades primarily due to the introduction of biological disease modifying a...

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The Danish Council of Ethics

The Danish Council of Ethics' was established in 1988 to provide the Danish Parliament, official authorities and the public with ongoing advice and information about ethical problems raised by develop...

Royal Danish Consulate General

The Trade Council works to generate opportunities for Danish business in the US and assists Danish companies in realizing their potential on the US market.

EASE International ApS

EASE International is directed by Anita Alban, former Director of Research at the DSI, the Danish Institute of Health Services Research and Development, 1986-1997. From this position she worked as a t...


Vaekstfonden is a financial organisation that contributes to the promotion of Danish business and trade.Our mission is to strengthen development and renewal in the Danish economy by procuring financin...


The Danish Chemical Society, whose history dates back to 1879, is a non-profit-making organisation, which has as its purpose to promote the advancement of chemistry in Denmark. Anyone with an interest...

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