Workshop on Bioethics in Disasters


With funding from the Brocher Foundation and Porticus UK, Donal O’ Mathuna and Bert Gordijn from Dublin City University (DCU) and Mike Clarke organized a 2-day workshop on bioethics and research in disasters on 4-5 April 2011 in Switzerland ( The presenters at this workshop were invited to contribute chapters for a book on this topic, which is being edited by Donal, Bert and Mike. It will be published by Springer in 2012 or 2013, following peer review.


Above: A photograph of the participants