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Press Release 04/2016 Peter Dabrock elected new Chair of the German Ethics Council

The newly composed German Ethics Council met on Thursday, April 28, 2016 for its constituent meeting in Berlin and elected theologian and ethicist Peter Dabrock as its Chair. His Vice-Chairs are neuroscientist Katrin Amunts, psychologist and gerontologist Andreas Kruse, and medical ethicist Claudia Wiesemann.

Press Release 01/2016 Global Summit of National Ethics Committees in Berlin

The German Ethics Council hosted the 11th Global Summit of National Ethics/Bioethics Committees on 17 and 18 March 2016. Joachim Gauck, the Federal President of Germany, gave the opening address.