Conference VETHICS FOR VETS - Animal Welfare and Veterinary Medicine


Date: 17. - 18. September 2015

Place: Ceremony Hall, University of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinärplatz 1, 1210 Wien


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Further information: 


Conference programme 4



Public sessions: 


Companion Animal Welfare and Veterinary Medicine – What is the Role of the Veterinary Profession?

Prof. Peter Sandoe  (Section for Consumption, Bioethics and Governance, University of Kopenhagen, DK)

Veterinary Ethics and New Moral Status for Animals

Prof. Bernard E. Rollin (Department of Philosophy, Colorado State University, USA)


Further speakers:


Christian Dürnberger Messerli Research Institute, Section Human-Animal-Studies Vienna

Dr. Pascal Eitler Max Planck-Institute for Human Development, Berlin, GER

Dr. Andrew Gardiner Royal (Dick) School für veterinärmedizinische Studien, Universität Edinborough, UK                 

Dr. Lindsay Hamilton Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Keele University, UK

Dr. des. André Krebber LOEWE-Focus, Chair of History, University of Kassel, GER

Prof. Peter Kunzmann University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Foundation TiHo

Dr. Franck L. B. Meijboom Department of Animals in Science and Society, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht, NL

Dr. Kate Millar Centre for Applied Bioethics, Faculty of Science, University of Nottingham, UK

Prof. Dr. Mieke Roscher (LOEWE-Research Focus, Chair of History, University of Kassel, GER)





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