We are very pleased to announce our Lent Lecture series for 2015, which is on the theme of Ethics, Law and Ageing.
All of the lectures will be held in the Moot Court, Somerset House East Wing, SW1.18, Dickson Poon School of Law, Strand Campus, King’s College London.
Tuesday February 24th, 12 – 1 pm
Professor Jonathan Herring, DM Wolfe-Clarendon Fellow in Law, University of Oxford
‘Best interests under the Mental Capacity Act: Carers and relationality’
Thursday March 5th, 12 – 1 pm
Professor Anthea Tinker, Institute of Gerontology, Department of Social Science, Health and Medicine, King’s College London
‘Some ethical issues in research on the housing of older people’
Tuesday March 10th, 12 – 1 pm
Professor John Cottingham, Department of Philosophy, University of Reading
‘Ageing, mortality and the meaning of life’
Thursday March 19th, 12 – 1 pm
Dr Jeff Round, Principal Research Associate, University College London Clinical Trials Unit
‘Caring for the incurable: ethics and cost-effectiveness in resource allocation decision making for people who lack capacity’