NOTICE BOARD:
Bioethics and Human Rights
Bioethics and Human Rights
Study: Civil Law - 9. semester
Commercial Law - 9. semester
Constitutional-Administrative - 9. semester
Criminal Law - 9. semester
International Law - 9. semester
The European Union Law - 9. semester
Code: 79153
ECTS: 4.0
Course coordinators: doc. dr. sc. Sunčana Roksandić Vidlička
Lecturers: doc. dr. sc. Aleksandar Maršavelski - Lectures
Exam dates:
  • 19. 04. 2021.
  • 31. 05. 2021.
  • 14. 06. 2021.
  • 28. 06. 2021.
  • 30. 08. 2021.
  • 13. 09. 2021.
Exam registration: Studomat
Basic data
Bioethics and Human Rights Civil Law - 9. semester
Commercial Law - 9. semester
Constitutional-Administrative - 9. semester
Criminal Law - 9. semester
International Law - 9. semester
The European Union Law - 9. semester
4.0 79153
Lecturer in charge Consultations Location
doc. dr. sc. Sunčana Roksandić Vidlička

Thursday at 10 a.m. Due to extraordinary cirumstances, available online: suncana.roksandic@pravo.hr

Ćirilometodska 4, room Ćirilometodska 4, soba 54
Lecturer Consultations Location
doc. dr. sc. Aleksandar Maršavelski (Lectures)

Tuesday at 8h via Google Meet (upon previous notification via e-mail)

Gundulićeva 10, room 12
Literature
REQUIRED: UNESCO Core Curriculum in Bioethics and Human Rights (Volume 1 and 2); UNESCO
REQUIRED: COVID -19 Responses; , str. selected
RECOMMENDED: Amnon Carmi // Ksenija Turković, Sunčana Roksandić Vidlička; Informirani pristanak; Unit of UNESCO Chair, Sveučilište u Zagrebu (2009), str. selected chapters
RECOMMENDED: Bernard M. Dickens, Rebecca J. Cook, Eszter Kismodi // Ksenija Turković, Sunčana Roksandić Vidlička, Aleksandar Maršavelski; Reproduktivno zdravlje: Analiza slučajeva s etičkim komentarom; Unit of UNESCO Chair in Bioethics, Pravni fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu (2011), str. selected
RECOMMENDED: A. Carmi, D. Moussaoui, J. Arboleda-Florez // Ksenija Turković, Sunčana Roksandić Vidlička, Aleksandar Maršavelski; Predavanja etike u psihijatriji; Unit of UNESCO Chair in Bioethics, Pravni fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu (2012), str. selected chapters
RECOMMENDED: Silke Schicktanz, Claudia Wiesemann, Sabine Wohlke // Ksenija Turković, Sunčana Roksandić Vidlička, Aleksandar Maršavelski; Podučavanje etike u presađivanju organa i darivanju tkiva; Unit of UNESCO Chair in Bioethics, Pravni fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu (2013), str. selected chapters
Description
The course examines ethical problems in biomedicine and, by bringing these problems in relation to human rights, it involves analysis of the development of moral and bioethical argument about the development of health law in Croatia and the world. The course begins with an overview of the health system and its constitutional and legislative framework. Emphasis is placed on the concepts of the right to health, pandemics/epidemics, medical ethics, patients rights and efficiency and safety in health care. Particular topics which are covered include: confidentiality, informed consent, medical malpractice, modes of liability, expert evidence, medical research and experimentation, organ donation and transplantation, emergency situations, intensive care, abortion, use of pharmaceuticals and new medical technologies, nanomedicine and biotechnology regulation, stem cells and medical research, new reproductive technologies, and death and dying treatment of persons with mental disabilities etc. While dealing with different topics, the major task of the course is to learn to apply the bioethical theories to practical cases. In the same vain, to criticaly analyse the role of international organizations, states, legal entities and individuals concerning the right to heath and the access to healthcare. Special emphasis is is given to the COVID-19 global response.
Exam dates
19. 04. 2021.
31. 05. 2021.
14. 06. 2021.
28. 06. 2021.
30. 08. 2021.
13. 09. 2021.