2017 Ethics Alive Symposium

University of The Witwatersrand

The Faculty of Health Sciences and the Steve Biko Centre for Bioethics invites you to the 2017 Ethics Alive Symposium as we reflect on:

Transformation: Is It a Bitter Pill to Swallow?

Programme Chair:  Professor William Daniels - Chair of the Transformation Committee, Faculty of Health Sciences


17h30 Registration and Refreshments 

18h00 Opening and Welcome to Symposium: Professor Martin Veller - Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences

18h10 Presentations: 

  • Dr Freda Lewis-Hall - Executive President and Chief Medical Officer, Pfizer Inc.
  • Professor Dan Ncayiyana - Emeritus Professor, University of Cape Town
  • Mr Nkosinathi Biko - Executive Trustee, Steve Biko Foundation 

19h20 Panel Discussion 

19h50 Presentations of Ethics Alive Undergraduate Bioethics Competition Prizes 

20h00 Closure 
Date: Thursday, 16 March 2017

Time: 17h30

Venue: The Women’s Gaol, Constitution Hill, 11 Kotze Street, Old Fort Building Braamfontein

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For more information contact, Samkelo.Nsibande@wits.ac.za or alternatively call, (011) 717 2190 

Event Start Date: 
Thursday, 16 March, 2017
Event End Date: 
Thursday, 16 March, 2017
Event Venue: 
The Women’s Gaol, Constitution Hill, 11 Kotze Street, Old Fort Building Braamfontein
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