Webinar – The Vienna Protocol and Dealing with Human Remains from the Holocaust Era
CMATH presented an international webinar on January 29, 2018 titled The Vienna Protocol: Ethical Issues in Dealing with Human Remains from the Holocaust. This webinar reviewed recent discoveries of human remains from the Holocaust, both underground and in museums and medical schools, and the challenges of disposing of them.Read More >>
Center for Medicine after the Holocaust to Recognize International Holocaust Remembrance Day with Webinar on Dealing with Human Remains from the Holocaust
Center for Medicine after the Holocaust (CMATH) today announced that it will recognize International Holocaust Remembrance Day, an annual event created by the United Nations to honor victims of the Holocaust, by presenting a webinar titled “The Vienna Protocol: Ethical Issues in Dealing with Human Remains from the Holocaust.”
The webinar, which is free but requires advance registration, will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, January 29, 2018. The material presented will include a new international protocol that prescribes appropriate steps for properly dealing with Holocaust-era human remains. It is unique in that it not only considers medical ethics but also a religious basis for its recommendations.