TUM Institute of History and Ethics in Medicine

Alena Buyx

2023 2023 Speaker | Circle Speaker Falling Walls Circle

Alena Buyx is Professor of Ethics in Medicine and Health Technologies and Director of the Institute of History and Ethics in Medicine at Technical University of Munich.
Professor Buyx is a medical doctor with degrees in philosophy and sociology. Her research spans the whole field of biomedical and public health ethics and questions of solidarity and justice.

In addition to research and teaching, Professor Buyx is active in the political and regulatory aspects of biomedical ethics, sitting on several high-level national and international ethics bodies concerned with policy development and implementation. She is a member of the German Ethics Council since 2016 and has been its chair since 2020.

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Events with Alena Buyx

Wed | Nov 08, 2023 | 09.00 AM - 06.00 PM Berlin Time

Volkswagen Foundation Symposium for Breakthroughs in Social Sciences & Humanities

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