Last updated on: 7/2/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

Bioethics Observatory Institute of Life Sciences at the Catholic University of Valencia Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of July 2, 2018.

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Description:

“Our website includes ‘Special reports’, based on the latest biomedical and biotechnological research findings from the world’s top medical and scientific journals, such as the biological and anthropological status of the human embryo, matters regarding the end of life, especially euthanasia, assisted suicide and palliative care, and also some of the issues that are currently giving rise to major debates, including: assisted reproduction, surrogacy, use of contraceptives and the morning-after pill, transsexuality, genome editing, synthetic biology, production of human-animal chimeras for medical purposes and transhumanism.
Special Reports includes extensive reference material on these topics, which is constantly updated as new information becomes available. It is also a dynamic means of communication with our readers to reflect on these issues.”

“About Us,” www.bioethicsobservatory.org (accessed on July 2, 2018)

Mission:

“Our mission is to defend the dignity of the human person and his sacred life from the fecundation to the natural death and the integrity of the nature life and his balanced ecosystem.”

“Mission,” facebook.com (accessed July 2, 2018)

Other:
None found
Quoted in:
  1. Would Legalizing Physician-Assisted Suicide or Voluntary Euthanasia Create a Slippery Slope to Non-Voluntary or Involuntary Euthanasia?