Ethics in Dementia Care

Ethics in Dementia Care Course 2-5 July 2024

Ethics in Dementia Care Course 2-5 July 2024

The Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law of the KU Leuven is organizing the 10th edition of the Summer Course on Ethics in Dementia Care (Leuven, Belgium, 2-5 July 2024).

Deadline early bird registration is 15th of May.

The objective of the course is to foster exchanges on foundational, clinical ethical and organizational-ethical approaches to dementia care practices.

During the Course, national and international experts will give presentations on various ethical topics in the domain of dementia care. There will be time for intensive discussions. The language of instruction will be English.

 The Course is of interest to participants from diverse professional backgrounds, such as medicine, nursing, psychology, social work, gerontology, health care administration, philosophy and theology, and to PhD students undertaking courses of study in these areas.

Detailed information on program, funding opportunities, registration and payment can be found at Ethics in Dementia Care 10th Edition 2024 - KU Leuven or at under Ethics in Dementia Course or HERE >

On the occasion of the 10th edition of the course, the list with countries (see our website) that are eligible for a reduced registration fee has been expanded to middle income countries (e.g. Argentina, Brazil, China, South Africa, Turkey).

Prof. Dr. Chris Gastmans

Course Coordinator

Full Professor and Head

Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law – Faculty of Medicine
Kapucijnenvoer 7 blok d 7001
3000 Leuven - BELGIUM
tel. +32 16 37 33 03