Bioethics and Political Philosophy: Nordic Perspectives

Workshop on Justice

Aarhus University, November 21–22, 2019

Hosted by the Department of Political Science, Aarhus University.

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Location: Building 1324, Room 011 (Thursday) and Room 014 (Friday) [Map]

Thursday, November 21
Morning session

Chair: Andreas Brøgger Albertsen (Aarhus University)

09:00–10:00
Anna Smajdor (University of Oslo)
Conceptualising Gestational Justice
Commentator: Morten Ebbe Juul (University of Copenhagen)

10:00–11:00
Bjørn Hofmann, Joar Fystro, Gloria Traina and Eli Feiring (University of Oslo)
Hypersensitive Reluctance to Address Issues of Responsibility in Childhood Obesity?
Commentator: Tim Campbell (Institute for Future Studies, Stockholm)

11:00–11:30
Coffee break

11:30–12:30
Katla Heðinsdóttir (University of Copenhagen)
Structural Exploitation in Clinical Research
Commentator: Erik Malmqvist (University of Göteborg)

12:30–13:30
Lunch break

Afternoon session

Chair: Vilhjálmur Árnason (University of Iceland, Reykjavík)

13:30–14:30
Tim Campbell (Institute for Future Studies, Stockholm)
Efficiency, Sufficiency, and Priority in the Distribution of Health Interventions
Commentator: Eli Feiring (University of Oslo)

14:30–15:00
Coffee break

15:00–16:00
Erik Malmqvist (University of Göteborg)
What should Public Actors in High-Income Countries Do to Address Industrial Antibiotic Pollution?
Commentator: Morten Ebbe Juul (University of Copenhagen)

16:00–17:00
Anna Hjuler (Aarhus University)
Plague or Cholera? The Conflict between Non-Discrimination and Cost-Effectiveness in Health Care Rationing
Commentator: Greg Bognar (Stockholm University and Princeton University)

19:00
Workshop dinner at Restaurant Frederiksgade 42
Address: Frederiksgade 42, 8000 Aarhus C [Map]

Friday, November 22
Morning session

Chair: Greg Bognar (Stockholm University and Princeton University)

09:00–10:00
Morten Ebbe Juul (University of Copenhagen)
Public Reason and Public Health
Commentator: Vilhjálmur Árnason (University of Iceland, Reykjavík)

10:00–11:00
Göran Collste (Linköping University)
Organ Transplants for Asylum Seekers
Commentator: Nana Cecilie Halmsted Kongsholm (University of Copenhagen)

11:00–11:30
Coffee break

11:30–12:30
Gloria Traina and Eli Feiring (University of Oslo)
Treat You Right or Treat You Wrong? The Moral Relevance of Patient’s Responsibility for Health for Decisions on Treatment
Commentator: Andreas Brøgger Albertsen (Aarhus University)

12:30–13:30
Lunch break

Afternoon session

Chair: Vilhjálmur Árnason (University of Iceland, Reykjavík)

13:30–14:30
Polaris Koi (University of Turku)
Genetics and Capabilities in Responsibility Mitigation: The Case of ADHD
Commentator: Gloria Traina (University of Oslo)

14:30–15:00
Coffee break

15:00–16:00
Jay Zameska (University of Tartu)
A Non-Comparative Notion of Harm as the Basis for Justified Claims in Health Care
Commentator: Göran Collste (Linköping University)

16:00–17:00
Andreas Brøgger Albertsen (Aarhus University)
Insufficient Offers: A Justice Based Critique of Organ Markets
Commentator: Greg Bognar (Stockholm University and Princeton University)

Organizers

Greg Bognar, Stockholm University
Vilhjálmur Árnason, University of Iceland
Andreas Albertsen, Aarhus University