Genetics & Individualized Medicine

Department of Medical Ethics and History of Medicine

Genetics & Individualized Medicine

  • 2014 – 2019 (funded by Riksbankens Jubileumsfonds for the Humanities and Social Sciences): Research Project: “Mind the risk. Ethical, psychological and social implications of provision of risk information from genetic and related technologies” Project
  • 2014 – 2017 (funded by the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)): Research Project “GenoPerspektiv – Dealing with genomic high-throughput Data: The perspectives of clinical practice, ethics, law, and biomedical informatics” Project
  • 2013 – 2015 (funded by the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)): Research Project: “Preconceptional genetic carrier screening on rare diseases: social implications, ethical problems and the perspective of patient organizations” Project
  • 2011 – 2014 (funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG)): Research Project within the KFO 179/2 Research Network: “Biological Basis of Individual Tumor Response in Patients with Rectal Cancer: Ethical Aspects, Expectations and Attitudes of Patients towards prognostic Tests with Biomarkers. A socio-empirical and bioethical Analysis (Subproject 9)” Project
  • 2010 – 2013 (funded by GIF - German-Israeli Foundation for Scientific Research and Development): Research Project: “Cross-Cultural Ethics of Health and Responsibility: Expert and lay perspectives regarding bioethical dilemmas in Germany and Israel” Project
  • 2001 (funded by German Hygiene Museum Foundation in Dresden): Project Leadership: "First Nation-Wide Citizen Consensus Conference on Genetic Testing" Project


ProfessorProf. Dr. Silke Schicktanz
Prof. Dr. Silke Schicktanz

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