Medicine & Ethics Lecture Series


The Medicine & Ethics Forum

The Medicine & Ethics Forum is a working group of medical students who independently organize lecture series on various different medical topics. The events are as interesting for a medical audience as for members of the general public and offer insights into current and controversial medical-ethical topics.

When? Mondays, 6pm
Where? Hörsaal 6, University Hospital Aachen, Pauwelsstraße 30
Language Unless otherwise noted, the lectures are held in German.
Costs and Registration The event is free of charge.
No registration is required.
Information Information on further events and any changes to events will be posted ahead of time on the Medicine & Ethics Forum webpage.

Monday, April 24, 2023, 6:00pm

The Fee-for-Item System in Germany – a Critical Analysis

Dr. Tara Rödter and Dr. Frieder Hummes, Bunte Kittel e.V., Berlin


Monday, May 22, 2023, 6:00pm

Transgender Medicine

PD Dr. Livia Prüll M.A., Institute of Anatomy, University Medical Center Mainz


Monday, June 12, 2023, 6:00pm

Racism and Its Consequences on Mental Health

PD Dr. Andrea Kaifie-Pechmann M.A., Institute for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Naila Khan, Meret Reuther


Monday, July 03, 2023, 6:00pm

Should Physicians Assist in Suicide? Medical Ethics Considerations

Andre Nowak, M. mel., Institute for History and Ethics Medicine, University Hospital Halle (Saale)


Monday, July 10, 2023, 6:00pm

Patients With Legal Supervision – Requirements of Communication With Physicians

Dr. Ortrun Kliche, University of Cologne