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Body Bits: Social and Ethical Guided tour for adults and teenagers

Date(s): 2 September 2013

Time: 18:30 to 20:00

Cost: Free

Booking Link: http://bodybits-eorg.eventbrite.co.uk/

Guided tour of the 'Human Body Trail' which links the Surgeons' Halls exhibits to the debates around the social and ethical aspects of using human body parts in biomedicine, followed by a discussion/activity on the ethics of donating biomaterials for medical and scientific use. This activity for teenagers and adults reflects on the ethics of donating different types of bodily materials - questioning whether there is a moral obligation to donate in some cases - and thinking about what this might imply for policy.

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