Committee


Conference President

Prof. Amnon Carmi, Israel


International Organizing Committee

Prof. Blachar Yoram, Chair
Prof. Benyakar Moty
Prof. Chongqi Wu
Prof. D’Souza Russell
Prof. Eidelman Leonid
Prof. Gordon David
Prof. Grinshpoon Alexander
Dr. Kloiber Otmar
Prof. Popova Sashka
Dr. Seebohm Annabel
Adv. Ullmann Tami
Adv. Wafner Leah

International Scientific Committee

Prof. Linn Shai, Chair
Dr. Chelouche Tessa
Dr. Gallin Stacy
Dr. Karni Tami
Prof. Nunes Rui
Dr. Peled Maya
Dr. Poraz Irit
Prof. Rakic Vojin
Prof. Tabak Nili
Prof. Tsai Fu Chang Daniel
Prof. Ullmann Yehuda
Dr. Vasinova Miroslava
Dr. Wietchner Naama

Coordinators of UNESCO Chair in Bioethics Divisions

African Division: Prof. Pierre Effa
Asia-Pacific Division: Prof. Russell d’Souza
Ibero-American Division: Prof. Moty Benyakar
European Division: Prof. Vojin Rakic
Portuguese Language Countries Division: Prof. Rui Nunes

Directors of UNESCO Chair in Bioethics

Administrative Manager: Mrs. Shoshana Golinsky
Education Department: Prof. Russell D’Souza
International Forum of Teachers: Prof. Sashka Popova
Holocaust Department: Dr. Tessa Chelouche, Dr. Stacy Gallin
Research Department: Prof. Rui Nunes
Managing Editor of “Global Bioethics Inquiry”: Prof. Russell D’Souza
Youth Bioethics Education: Dr. Miroslava Vasinova
Website Master: Prof. Daniel Fu Cheng Tsai
Coordinator of Bioethics Voices Newsletter: Dr. Miroslava Vasinova
International Committee of World Bioethics Day: Dr. Praveen Kumar Arora
Bioethical Voices Newsletter & Conference Press Office: Dr. Giacomo Sado


Heads of UNESCO Chair in Bioethics Units

Afghanistan / Kandahar: Dr. Noor Khaliq Noor
Albania / Tirana: Dr. Altin Stafa
Argentina / Maimonides University: Prof. Gustavo Tafet
Argentina / San Isidro – Acassuso: Dr. Daniel Lopez Rosetti
Argentina / University National de San Luis: Dr. Eduardo Raul Ramos
Argentina / University of Buenos Aires: Prof. Moty Benyakar
Argentina / University of Buenos AiresIBIS: Prof. Juan Jorge Michel Farina
Argentina / University of Moron: Dr. Enrique Mario Novelli
Armenia / Yerevan: Dr. Susanna Davtyan
Australia / New South Wales: Dr. Irina Pollard
Austria / Innsbruck: Prof. Gabriele Werner-Felmayer
Azerbaijan / Baku: Prof. Dr. Vugar Mammadov
Belgium / Ghent: Dr. Sigrid Sterckx
Bosnia-Herzegovina / Banja Luka: Prof. Dr. Igor Milinkovic
Bosnia-Herzegovina / Sarajevo: Prof. Dr. Sabina Semiz
Brazil / Alagoas: Dr. Angela Canuto
Brazil / Centro Belo: Dr. Jesus de Almeida Fernanades
Brazil / Conselho Regional: Dr. Joao Goncalves de Medeiros Filho
Brazil / Famaz: Prof. Adriana Leticia Barbosa dos Santos
Brazil / Hospital Das Clinicas: Dr. Chin An Lin
Brazil / Mato Grosso: Dr. Dalva Alves das Neves
Brazil / National School of Public Health: Prof. Sergio Rego
Brazil / Real Hospital Portuguese: Dr. Maria do Carmo Lencastre de Menezes e Cruz Dueire Lins
Brazil / Regional Council Ceara: Dr. Ivan de Araujo Moura Fe
Brazil / Santa Casa Medical School: Prof. Dr. Decio Cassiani Altimari
Brazil / Santa Catarina: Dr. Armando José D’Acampora
Brazil / Santa Marcelina Medical School: Dr. Jose T. Thome
Brazil / Santo Amaro University: Prof. Clovis Francisco Contantino
Brazil / UniCEUB: Dr. Evaldo Lima da Costa
Brazil / University Federal Parana: Dr. Pedro de Paula Filho
Brazil / University of Campinas: Dr. Flavio Cesar de Sa
Bulgaria / Sofia: Prof. Sashka Popova
Cameron / Yaoundé: Prof. Pierre Effa
China: Prof. Chongqi Wu
China / Binzhou Medical University: Prof. Wang Liqing
China / Central South University: Prof. Chen Yunliang
China / Dalian Medical University:Prof. Shi Yue
China / Fujian University:Prof. CanDong Li
China / Guangxi Medical University: Prof. Li Xiaoping
China / Hainan Medical University: Prof. Su Yuju
China / Hangzhou: Prof. Zhang Zhiliang
China / Health Economics & Management School: Prof. Tian Kan
China / Inner Mongolia: Prof. Zhao Xingsheng
China / Jining: Prof. Wang Deguo
China / Kuming Medical University: Prof. Deng Hong
China / Medical Health Open School – Guangxi: Prof. Qin Anning
China / School of Marxism: Prof. Chen Jun
China / Shandong: Prof. Shu Defeng
China / Shandong Academy – Bioethics: Prof. Chen Xiaoyang
China / Shandong University: Prof. Man Hongjie
China / Soochow: Prof. Chen Liang
China / Southwest Medical University: Prof. Liao Bin
China / Weifang: Prof. Hu Youli
China/ Xian Medical University: Prof. Mrs. Xiong Dongmei
Colombia / Bogota: Prof. Andrea Hellemeyer
Colombia / Villavicencio: Prof. Ariel Marcel Tarazona Morales
Colombia / Villavivencio: Dr. Gina Lorena Garcia Martinez
Croatia / Osijek: Dr. Ivica Kalam
Croatia / Zagreb: Suncana Roksandic Vidlicka
Cyprus / Limassol: Prof. Andrie Panayiotou
Czech Republic / Prague: Dr. Tomas Dolezal
Demark / Copenhagen: Dr. Bogi Eliasen
Fiji / St. Suva: Ms. Sharon Biribo
Finland / Turku: Dr. Susanne Uusitalo
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia / Skopje: Prof. Dr. Dejan Donev
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia / Tetovo: Prof. Mentor Hamiti
France / Nancy: Prof. Henry Coudane
Gabon / Libreville: Prof. Pierre Dominique Nzinzi
Germany / University of Applied Sciences & Art – Hannover: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Fortwengel
Ghana / Kumasi: Rev. Fr. Dr. John Kwaku Oppku
Greece / Athens: Prof. Dr. Evangelos D. Protopapadakis
Iceland / Reykjavik: Dr. Salvor Nordal
India / Adesh Institute: Dr. GPI Singh
India / Ahmednagar: Air MSHL. Dr. D.P. Joshi
India / AIIMD: Dr. Sanjeev Misra
India / Anand Gujarat State Unit: Prof. Dr. Barna Ganguly
India / Annammal: Dr. Austin Jayalal
India / Aurangabad: Dr. S.P. Dange
India / Bhavnagar: Prof. Dr. Chinmay Shah
India / B.K.L. Walawalkar: Prof. Dr. Arvind Yadav
India /
Chennai: Prof. Dr. P. Thangaraju
India / Chennai: Prof. Dr. P.V. Vijayaraghavan
India / Chennai: Prof. Geethalakshmi
India / Chennai CARE: Prof. K. Ravindran
India / CMCHRC Irungalur Trichy: Dr. T.S. Gugapriya
India / DUP Pune: Dr. Shalija Mane
India / Durg University: Dr. Shailendra Saraf
India / Faridkot: Prof. Dr. Raj Bahadur
India / Gandhinagar: Prof. Dr. Parthasarathi Ganguly
India / Gangtok Sikkim North East: Prof. Dr. Mingma Lhamu Sherpa
India / Gov. MK: Prof. M.K. Ragendran
India / Haryana State Rohtak: Prof. Dr. O.P. Kalra
India / Jabalpur: Prof. Dr. S.P. Pandey
India / Jaipur: Dr. Raja Babu Panwar
India / Kochi – Kerala: Prof. Dinesh Narayanan
India / Kolhapur: Dr. Shimpa Sharma
India / Kolkatta: Prof. Dr. Bhabatos Biswas
India / Kozikode: Dr. Jayakrishnan Thayyil
India / Loni – Maharashtra: Prof. Dr. S.D. Dalvi
India / Lucknow: Prof. Ravi Kant
India / Madurai – VELAMMAL Medical College: Prof. Dr. John Rajpathy
India / MAEER’s Pune: Dr. Priya Chitre
India / Mahatma Gandhi Vidyamadir’s K.B.H. Dental College & Hospital: Dr. Sanjay V. Bhawsar
India / Mangalore: Dr. Nagesh KR
India / Mangalore: Prof. Dr. Animesh Jain
India / Mangalore – KSHEMA Medical College: Dr. Satheesh Bhandary
India / Manipal – Karnataka State Unit: Prof. Dr. Mary Mathew
India / MGUMST University Jaipur Pune: Prof. Dr. Simmi Mehra
India / MIMER Pune: Prof. (Col) Derek D’Souza
India / MIO Mangalore: Dr. Suresh Rao
India / Mullana – Ambala MM University: Dr. Sankalp Dwivedi
India / Mullana MMCDSR Dental College: Dr. Soheyl Sheikh
India / Mumbai: Dr. Anu Kant Mital
India / Mumbai: Dr. R.N. Bharmal
India / Mumbai: Prof. Dr. Praveen Shingre
India / Mumbai – Lokmanya: Dr. Mangesh Lone
India / Mumbai – MUHS Navi: Dr. Kanchanmala Ghorpade
India / Mumbai – Somaiya: Prof. Dr. Vinayak Sabnis
India / Mumbai Cooper: Dr. Prasad Pandit
India / Mumbai GSMC KEM College & Hospital: Dr. Santhosh Salagre
India / Mumbai MGM Navi: Dr. Sudhir N. Kadam
India / Mumbai Nair Dental College: Prof. Dr. K S Banga
India / Nagpur Maharashtra: Prof. Dr. Kajal Mitra
India / Nanded: Dr. C.B. Mhaske
India / Nashik: Prof. Dr. Pradip Barde
India / Nashik Pune: Dr. Deelip Mhaisekar
India / NCT New Delhi: Dr. B.R. Sharma
India / New Delhi: Dr. Adit Desai
India / New Delhi: Dr. Deepak Singla
India / New Delhi – Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital: Prof. Dr. Smita N Deshpande
India / New Delhi – National Board Examinations: Prof. (Dr.) Bipin Batra
India / New Delhi IMA National Unit: Prof. Dr. R. Wankhedkar
India / Pharmacy: Dr. T.K. Ravi
India / PIMS Ganagachettikula: Dr. Rema Devi
India / Raipur Nodal Centre Chhattisgarh State Raipur: Prof. Dr. G.B. Gupta
India / Sevagram: Dr. Samir Yelvatker
India / SGRDUHS Amristar: Dr. AP Singh
India / SGT Gurgaon: Dr. T.D. Dogra
India / Shillong: Prof. Dr. Ritupurna Barooah
India / Sree Mookambika Institute: Dr. G. Padmakumar
India / Srinagar Kashmir: Prof. Dr. Salim Khan
India / St. John’s Research Institute: Dr. Olinda Timms
India / Sundaram: Prof. S. Arulrhaj
India / Tamil Nadu Nurses: Prof. S. Ani Grace Kalaimathi
India / Thrissur: Dr. E. Mohandas
India / Thrissur: Dr. MKC Nair
India / Trissur Kerala: Prof. Dr. P.C. Gilvaz
India / Trivandrum: Prof. Dr. Geetha O.
India / Vellore Tamil Nadu: Prof. Dr. Kuryan George
India / Wardha Meghe Institute: Dr. Abhay M. Gaidhane
Indonesia / Surabaya: Prof. Siti Pariani
Ireland / Galway: Dr. Oliver Feeney
Israel / Haifa: Prof. Shai Linn
Israel / Zefat: Prof. Tamar Gidron
Italy / Saint Vincent: Dr. Miroslava Vasinova
Japan / Tokyo: Prof. Mitsuyasu Kurosu
Kazakhstan / Almaty: Dr. Sadykova Aizhan
Kazakhstan / Astana: Prof. Bakhyt Sarymsakova
Kenya / Kericho: Prof. Marion W. Mutugi
Kosova / Hospital & University Clinical Center Shtime: Dr. Miftar Zenelaj
Latvia / Riga: Dr. Inars Neiders
Lithuania / Klaipeda: Prof. Dr. Gintautas Vyšniauskas
Malawi / Blantyre: Prof. Joseph Mfutso-Bengo
Malaysia / Kuala Lampur: Prof. Parameshvara Deva
Malaysia / Selangor: Prof. Chin Kin Fah
Mexico / Puerto Vallarta: Prof. Sergio Alberto Viruete Cisneros
Mexico / Queretaro: Dr. Hilda Romero Zepeda
Moldova / Chisinau: Dr. Igor Codreanu
Montenegro / Podgorica: Prof. Aneta Boskovic
Nepal / Dhahran: Dr. Dhana Ratna Shakya
Netherlands / Rotterdam: Prof. Dr. Maartje Schermer
Nigeria / Kaduna: Dr. Halima Bello-Manga
Nigeria / Nsukka: Prof. Felix Nzube Chukwuneke
Nigeria / Port Harcourt: Prof. Victor Wakwe
Norway / Trondheim: Dr. Lars Ursin
Pakistan / Islamabad: Prof. Rizwan Taj
Pakistan / Lahore: Dr. Sarosh Saleem
Philippines / Manila: Prof. Maria Salome N. Vios; Agnes D. Mejia
Poland / Lodz: Anna Alichniewicz; Monika Michalowska
Poland / Warsaw: Dr. Joanna Rozynska
Poland / Warsaw Lazarski University: Dr. Maria Ciesielska
Poland / Zielona Gora: Prof. Martyna Laszewska-Hellriegel
Portugal / Porto: Prof. Rui Nunes
Portugal / Portuguese Association: Dr. Francisca Rego
Romania / Iasi: Prof. Elena Toader
Russia / St. Petersburg: Prof. Galina Mikirtichan
Russia / Volgograd: Prof. Alena Donika
Serbia / Beograd: Prof. Vojin Rakic
Slovenia / Ljubljana: Prof. Toni Pustovrh
South Africa / Potchefstromm Campus: Prof. Dr. Reaan (AL) Rheeder
Spain / Madrid: Dr. Benjamin Herreros
Spain / Murcia: Prof. Julian Valero-Torrijos; Prof. Maria Magnolia Pardo-Lopez
Sri Lanka / Angoda: Dr. Harischandra Gambheera
Sri Lanka / Kelaniya: Dr. Madawa Chandratilake
Sudan / Khartoum: Dr. Hanan I.M. Tahir
Sudan / Khartoum: Dr. Sawsan El Mekkawi
Taiwan / E-Da Hospital Taipei: Dr. Chi-Wei Ling
Taiwan / Fu-Jen Catholic University Taipei: Dr. Hou-Chang Chiu
Taiwan / Mackay Medical Taipei: Dr. Ling-Lang Huang
Taiwan / National University Taipei: Full Prof. Daniel Fu-Chang Tsai
Taiwan / Taichung Taipei: Dr. Jeng-Yuan Hsu
Taiwan / Tzu Chi University: Prof. Ying-Wei Wang
Turkey / Ankara: Prof. Dr. Nuket Ornek Buken
Uganda / Kampala: Prof. C. Ibingira
Ukraine / Kyiv: Dr. Radmyla Hrevtsova
United Kingdom / Birmingham: Dr. June Jones
United Kingdom / Cardiff: Prof. Baroness Llora Finlay
United Kingdom / Swansea: Mrs. Chantal Patel
United States of America / Cambridge MA: Dr. Harold J. Bursztajn; Ass. Prof. Terry Bard
United States of America / Florida: Prof. Joseph E. Thornton
United States of America / Indiana: Prof. Susan Zinner
United States of America / North Carolina: Prof. Cristina Richie
United States of America / Yale: Dr. Lori Bruce
Uzbekistan / Tashkent: Prof. Zamira Mukhamedova
Venezuela / Merida: Prof. Ximena Paez
Vietnam / Hanoi: Prof. Nguyen Duc Hinh
Zambia / Lusaka: Dr. Bornwell Sikateyo