Ethics in healthcare practice and education

Ethics in healthcare practice and education

PURPOSE

Purpose of the programme in to analyse the value basis and ethics of nursing and health care and nursing, from the perspective of patients and population, professionals and health care organisation (e.g. health care managers). Furthermore, learning and teaching of ethics is under investigation.

NEWS

This research group meets systematically 1-2 times / term. Please, follow your email in connection of ethical researchers.


4.2.2022 Hoitotyön johtajien eettistä aktiivisuutta voidaan vahvistaa verkkokoulutuksella | Laura Laukkasen väitöstilaisuus

Tutkijan valmistumisen juhlaa koettiin jälleen 4.2.2022 TtM Laura Laukkasen väitellessä tutkimuksestaan ”The construct of the ethical activity profile of nurse managers – effectiveness of the Ethics Quarter e-learning intervention”.  Vastaväittäjänä oli professori Arja Häggman-Laitila Itä-Suomen yliopistosta ja kustoksena professori Helena Leino-Kilpi. Toisena ohjaajana oli professori Riitta Suhonen.

Tutustu väitöskirjaan tästä.


8.12.2021 Ethics day

See program here.


7.12.2020 Ethics day

Ethics day “Ethics in the constantly changing world (pdf)”, was arranged virtually 7th December 2020, and included many interesting discussions. The topics were for example communication, collaboration, moral courage, ethical competence, successful acting in ethical situations and ethics in pandemic.

Zoom capture of the presenters


7.-9.10.2020 Ethics in health care and nursing research

“Ethical questions are a part of all research. The 10th PhD course “Ethics in health care and nursing research”, was carried out virtually at the Department of Nursing Science 7th-9th October 2020. The course was a part of Finnish Doctoral Education Network in Nursing Science (HOVATO) and we had participants in Finland and Estonia. The responsible teachers of the course were Professor Helena Leino-Kilpi and Docent Mari Kangasniemi.”

Zoom capture of participants


1.-2.9.2018 19th International Nursing Ethics Conference & 4th International Ethics in Care Conference

Ethics researchers from University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science participated in the International Nursing Ethics Conference and International Ethics in Care Conference in Cork, Ireland.


18.-22.9.2017 RANCARE COST Action, annual Training Schools

University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science in collaboration with the RANCARE COST Action organized two Training Schools in Turku, on 18th-22nd of September 2017. The focus of the 1st Training School (lead by Professor Walter Sermeus) was on Conceptual, Organisational and Methodological Issues of Nursing Care Rationing. The focus of the 2nd Training School (lead by Professor Riitta Suhonen ) was on the Ethical Perspective of Nursing Care Rationing.


15.-16.9.2017 18th Nursing Ethics Conference & 3rd International Ethics in Care Conference

Several researchers from University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science participated in jointly organized Nursing Ethics Conference and International Ethics in Care Conference on 15th-16th of September in Leuven, Belgium.


 

 

Principal Investigator

Helena Leino-Kilpi Professor and Nurse Director (part-time)