Members of the public deliberate dementia
27 Aug 2008
On 5 August 2008, fifty members of the public gathered at the ThinkTank Science Centre in Birmingham...
Submissions to the revision of the Declaration of Helsinki
08 Sep 2008
The Council has contributed to a series of consultations run by the World Medical Association (WMA),...
Bioethics in Parliament 2008: debating the DNA database
13 Nov 2008
On the 11 November, the Council hosted the first 'Bioethics in Parliament' event on the terrace ...
Nuffield Council statement on DNA Database ruling
06 Dec 2008
Two men from Sheffield, known as S and Marper, have won a victory after the European Court of Human ...
Council’s DNA recommendations endorsed by human rights ruling
10 Dec 2008
In a landmark ruling, judges at the European Court of Human Rights have endorsed the Council's rec...
New Council members
11 Feb 2009
The Council is delighted to announce the appointment of six new members from January 2009. Profe...