Cinemateque Events (September 4th, 2018, 17:00-21:00)

Session 7– Coroner – Forensic Medicine

TLV Cinemateque - (Hall number 3)

Chair: Chen Kugel, MD (Israel)

17.15-17.40 Official Medicolegal Investigation of Deaths Involving Celebrities and
                       Prominent Political Individuals:  Special Concerns and Considerations

                       Cyril Wecht, MD (USA)


17.40-18.05   Incapacitating Terrorists:  Causes of Death, Ethical and Interpretive
                         Chen Kugel, MD; Maya Furman, MD; Sivan Chaviv, MD (Israel)


18.05-18.25 Screening of Coroner


18.25-18.35 Why Do a Documentary such as Coroner
                        Ben Hethcoat, Producer (USA)


18.35-18.45  Life Achievement Award to Prof. Thomas Noguchi


18.45-19.00  Urgent Need to Establish Guidelines for Ethics in Practice of Forensic

                         Thomas Noguchi, MD  (USA)



Reception - Bioethics and Law Initiative Inauguration (Lobby, TLV Cinematheque)

Cinematheque Lobby, food, beverages and a festive celebration.


Session 8– Bioethics and Law Initiative Inauguration event
Humanitarian Medicine, Ethics and current challenges in Israel  (Hall number 3, TLV Cinematheque)


Chair: Oren Asman, LLD


20.00-20.05 Greetings
                  Eyal Zisser,
Ph.D., Vice Rector of Tel Aviv University (Israel)                   

                  Ehud Grossman, MD, Dean, Sackler Faculty of Medicine (Israel)                   

20.05-20.25 The Situation in Syria – Geopolitical Background
                       Eyal Zisser,
Ph.D., Professor of Middle Eastern Studies, Tel Aviv University

20.25-20.45 Beyond borders: The Humanitarian Treatment of Syrian Nationals Injured  
                        In the Ongoing Civil War

                       Samuel Tobias, MD (Israel)

20.45-21.00 Bioethics and Law in the Faculty of Medicine

                       Ehud Grossman, MD, Dean, Sackler Faculty of Medicine (Israel)

21.00-21.10 Vision of the Bioethics and Law Initiative – Local and Global perspectives
                       Oren Asman, LLD; Yechiel Michael Barilan, MD, MA, Initiative Directors.


21.15 Arranged Transportation to Hotel (Buses leave for hotel at 21.20)

 World Association for Medical Law

Annual Medical Law Conference  2018

 Medical Law and Bioethics 2018

  • WCML2018 Instagram feed
  • facebook-square
  • Twitter Square

Follow us

This site was designed with the
website builder. Create your website today.
Start Now