TOPICS AND SCHEDULE OF LECTURES ON FOUNDATIONS OF BIOETHICS AND BIOSAFETY FOR THE 4-YEAR STUDENTS OF PHARMACEUTICAL FACULTY
2012-2013 academic year
VII academic term
(Speciality – Pharmaceutics)
Bioethics as a branch of Medicine. Definition, goals, principles and history of development. Bioethics and becoming of National Public Health System in Ukraine. Subject and basis of Nooethics. Legal and legislative basis of Bioethics. National and international documents on Bioethics and Human Rights.
Life quality and human health. Biological and anthropological status of human embryo. Dignity and inviolability of human life from the moment of impregnation till natural death. Bioethical problems of life, dying, reanimation and death. Kinds of euthanasia and their bioethical evaluation. Medico-ethical and legal problems of genetic reproductive technologies.
Bioethical aspects of research activities: experiment and clinical trials. Modern conception of Evidence-Based Medicine, basic principles of Evidence-Based Medicine and their bioethical evaluation. Committees on Bioethics, history of design, organizational methods, models, rights and obligations, perspectives of activity.
Concept of Biosafety. Legislative aspects and scientific basis of biosafety in the world and in Ukraine. Bioethical aspects and biosafety of environmental impact on men. Modern biotechnologies and problems of biosafety provision. State System of Biosafety at the design, trails, transportation and use of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO).
Infectious diseases and problems of biosafety. Scientific foundations of Biopathogens Indication System. Work organization in Laboratories for Biopathogeniferous Materials Investigation. Bioterrorism as a biosafety hazard. Population Protection Activities in the liquidation of emergency situations outputs at biological contamination nidus.
Head of Hygiene and Ecology Department Prof. I.V.Serheta