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WEBINAR: Biases in Handling Medical Technology

26. November 2020 @ 14:15 - 15:45

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    Bjørn Hofman – Undermining rational deliberation and priority setting: biases in handling medical technology


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Bjørn Hofman is Professor of Medical Ethics and Philosophy at the Department of Health Sciences at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Gjøvik and at the Center for Medical Ethics at the University of Oslo. Hofmann is particularly interested in the relationship between knowledge systems and ethics. He researches and teaches in philosophy of medicine, ethics, philosophy of science, and technology assessment. He has published a number of articles in these disciplines.


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The webinar is part of the RDV seminar series – a collaboration between the Research Group Law, Democracy and Welfare at the Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Center for Research on Discretion and Paternalism (UiB) and the Center for Law and Social Transformation – Lawtransform (UiB/CMI).


26. November 2020
14:15 - 15:45
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Western Norway University of Applied Sciences
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