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UKCEN 19th Annual Conference: Kaetsu Centre, Cambridge, 28 June 2019

The Kaetsu Centre, Cambridge

UKCEN 19th Annual Conference: The Kaetsu Centre, Cambridge, 28th June 2019


Innovations in Medicine – Ethical & Legal Perspectives


Provisional Programme


08.30am – 9.00am

Registration & Refreshments

9.00 – 9.15

Introduction and Welcome

9.15 – 11.00

PLENARY 1: Innovation, Surgery and Reproductive Choices

Chair: Giles Birchley


Innovation in surgery, Deborah Cohen

Mitochondrial donation and reproductive choices, Alison Murdoch

11.00 – 11.20


11.20 – 13.00

Parallel Session A

Chair: Andrew Stanners

Parallel Session B

Chair: Anne MacNiven


Access and Concept(s)


Confidentiality and Conflict


Child’s right to confidentiality, Sarah Aylett

The concept of innovation,

Giles Birchley

Parental duties vs. parental rights, Hugo Wellesley

13.00 – 14.00


13.20 – 13.50

AGM (UKCEN Members only)

14.00 – 15.30pm

PLENARY 2: Innovation, Liability and Clinical Ethics

Chair: Premila Fade


Innovation in a Children’s Hospital, TBC

Medical innovation and liability, Tsachi Keren-Paz

15.30 – 16.10

Refreshments and poster viewing

16.10 – 17.00

DEBATE: "This house believes that personal beliefs have a place in clinical ethics consultation"

Chair: Raj Mohindra


For: Camillia Kong

Against: TBC

17.00 – 17.10

Poster Award and Closing Remarks









































Pre conference workshop:

The pre-conference workshop will be on the 27th June.  Programme to follow.


Pre conference dinner:

Please note there will be a pre-conference dinner on the evening of 27th June 2019 at Murray Edwards College at 7.30pm. Cost to be confirmed.



Travelling to the Kaetso Centre: http://www.kaetsu.co.uk/findus.htm



Accommodation is not included in the conference fees - please visit http://www.kaetsu.co.uk/accomo.htm for information of onsite accommodation.


The conference flyer can be found here.

A downloadable version of the preliminary programme will be added later.             

Lay Nurse and Allied Professional Bursaries     
To be added later

Call for Abstracts and form
To be added later


Student Bursary Application Form
To be added later




The Kaetsu Centre

Huntingdon Road 





To be confirmed

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