Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics (EJAIB) Vol 13 (2) March 2003

ISSN 1173-2571, Copyright 2003 (All rights reserved, for commercial reproductions but access open for personal use).
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pp. 65-73 Go to EJAIB March 2003 News

Topical list of News in Bioethics and Biotechnology
List is complete since 1991 in over 30 topics. News from 1991-1993 are in the OLD news files, and from 1994 in the NEW files.

Page, and titles of papers

37 Editorial: 50th Issue - After TRT8 - Darryl Macer

38 The Behaviourome / Mental Map Project: Second Stage - Darryl Macer

39-41 Multiple Facets of the Fantasies of the Asian Mind - Jayapaul Azariah

41-42 Human mental mapping - A preliminary attempt - K. K Verma

43-44 Integrative Human Idea Mapping should include Food, Agriculture and the Environment - Dipankar Saha, H.S. Sen, A. Saha

44-48 Choose Between Cooperation and Annihilation: A Mental Mapping Project Towards Generously Directed Altruism - Irina Pollard

48-49 Is The Number of Our Possible Thoughts Finite or Infinite? - Frank J. Leavitt

50 Bioethics in Asia and the IAB-ABA letter exchange

Postscript to Darryl Macer's EJAIB Editorial: and IAB-ABA

51 When did "bioethics" begin in each country? A proposal of a comparative study - Masahiro Morioka

51-53 A Historical Overview of the Developing Medical Ethics Culture in the New Jewish Settlement in Israel During the Years 1840 - 1914 - Orit Navot

53-57 Autonomy as a Universal Expectation: A Review and a Research Proposal - Luis Justo and Jorgelina Villarreal

57-59 Genetic health care services, present and near future in Japan - Ichiro Matsuda

59-61 Assisted Reproduction - Islamic Views on the Science of Procreation - Norhayati Haji Ahmad

61-63 Clinical Ethics Discussion 2: The Family and Assisted Reproductive Technology - Yukari Take and Atsushi Asai

63-65 Globalisation and Rural Poor - J. Delphine Prema Dhanaseeli & A.Joseph Thatheyus

73-74 ABA Membership list of those who are paid up

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The complete address list is updated on the Internet. Send all changes to Darryl Macer.

Prof. Nilda Maria Diniz
Laboratorio de Evolucao, Departmento de Genetica e Morfologia, Fundacao Universidade de Brasilia.

Dr. Omur Elcioglu
Dept. of Medical Ethics and History of Medicine, Osmangazi University Medical Faculty- 26480, Turkey

Prof. Aysegul Demirhan Erdemir
Department of Medical Ethics, Medical Faculty, Uludag University, Bursa, Turkey

Dr. Grethe S. Foss,
Senior Advisor, Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory board, P.O. Box 522, Sentrum, N-0105, Oslo, Norway

Prof. Monica Tolerado de Frania,
Dipartmento di Filosofie, Via di Corbignano, 39, Fiernze, Italy

Mr. Yusuke Inoue, MPH
Ph.D. student of Public Health School, Kyoto Univ.
Research student of Center of Life Science and Society
Shinyurigaoka City Building 1-1 Manpukuji,
1-chome, Asao-ku, Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa
Research ethics in Asia and Oceania, Biobanks.

Dr. Annemarie Kalis,
Researcher, Centre for Bioethics and Health Law, Utrecht University, Heidelberglaan 2, Netherlands

Dr. Nandini K. Kumar,
Assistant Director General, Division of Basic Medical Sciences, ICMR, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India

Dr. Luke Larkin,
Prof. of Surgery, South Western Medical School, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd./ Dallas, Texas 75390-8579. USA

Dr. Zara Merali,
Technical Officer, Human Genetics Program, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland

Dra. Luiza Nakama,
Especialista em Radiologia Odontologica, Doutorado em Odontologica Preventiva, CRO 6098, Brazil

Dr. Maria Fernando Rebeiro Rosa,
Cio Barao de Itapura 1972 apt 24, Botafogo,
Campinas-SP 13020, Brazil

Dr. Alya Saada,
Regional advisor Social and Human Sciences, Ave. Pte. Masaryk No. 526, 3er, Piso, Col. Polanco, 11560, Mexico City

Dr. Ludwig D. Schmidt,
Universidad Catolica Andres Bello, Centro de Estudios Religiosos, Montalban, Caracas, Venezuela

Ms. Eiko Suda,
Eubios Ethics Institute, P.O. Box 125, Tsukuba Science City, 305-8691, Japan

Dr. Roberto Llanos Zuloaga,
Medico Psiquiatra, Clinica Ricardo Palma, Javier Prado Este 1038 OF 201, Lima 27, Peru.

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