XXVIIth International Conference of 2018
HIPPOCRATES AND HIS MEDICAL SCHOOL
Tracing the roots of Bioethics back to the ancient Philosophers -Physicians
Ancient Olympia and Zacharo, Greece July 29th-31st, 2018
Call for Abstracts and Papers
Hippocrates is most remembered today for his famous Oath, which set high ethical standards for the practice of medicine. The congress invites scientists, scholars and researchers to discuss Hippocrates’ revolutionary foundation in a multidisciplinary way and/or present relevant workshops.
We welcome submissions from a wide range of disciplines, including bioethics, biotechnology, politics, health and life sciences, law and philosophy as well as philosophy and fine arts, and/or other relevant disciplines and fields. Comparative studies (submissions) on the ancient Philosophers-Physicians before and after Hippocrates will be highly appreciated.
The conference aims at providing a platform for in-depth analysis and discussion of all above related areas.
Suggested Thematic Units:
Ø Hippocrates Medical School applications
Ø Ancient Philosophers –Physicians background
Ø Fine arts therapeutic impact
April 30, 2018: Abstract is due (300-500 words)
June 30, 2018: Full Paper is due (2.500 words)
In case that the abstracts or papers are not acceptable the authors will be promptly informed.
On behalf of the Scientific Committee,
Professor Leonidas C. Bargeliotes
President of the Olympic Center for Philosophy and Culture
and of the Organizing Committee of the Conference
9 Aristotelous Street, 151 24 Amaroussion, Athens, Greece
P.S. You may also contact assistant coordinator:
Dr. Ioanna Mastora, BA, MEd., PhD Phil, Post doc Researcher Bioethics
June 30, 2018: Early Registration Fee (100 Euros or the equivalent)
July 28, 2018: Late registration Fee accepted (120 Euros or the equivalent)
Please note that the registration fee of 100.00 (Euros or the equivalent) per participant, which is non-refundable, covers the following:
1. Registration service and equipment
2. Two or three evening receptions with dinner and musical entertainment
3. Visits to archeological sites of Ancient Olympia
4. Travel to the receptions (possible)
Title of the Paper ____________________________________________________________
Name and address ____________________________________________________________
Town___________________ Postal Code_________________
[ ] I plan to present a paper at the Conference
[ ] I plan to attend the Conference without presenting a paper
The Registration due can be forwarded directly to the Olympic Center’s Bank Account, which is: 5029-069761-085, PIRAEUS BANK OF GREECE, AMAROUSSION, GREECE. (IBAN: GR30 0172 0290 0050 2906 9761 085, SWIFT-BIC No: PIRBGRAA).
Please type, single-spaced, the abstract of your paper in the frame below and return it at your earliest convenience, but not later than April 30, 2018 to: Prof. Leonidas C. Bargeliotes, 9 Aristotelous Street, 151 24 Amaroussion, Athens, Greece or by E-mail:
Title of Paper: ________________________________________________________
TRANSPORTATION AND ACCOMMODATION
For the arrangement of your accommodation during the XXVIIth International Conference
(July 29-31, 2018, in Ancient Olympia and Zacharo), please apply to:
Please make your own reservations for the above Hotels by contacting Mrs Koula Kotretsos-Kritselis () Phone: +30 2624 022547, Fax: +30 2624 022112 and ask for the special rates that have been offered to those participating in the conference.
For additional information, please contact directly Prof. Leonidas C. Bargeliotes, 9, Aristotelous St., 151 24 Amaroussion, Greece; Tel. and Fax in Athens: (30-210) 80.29.313; Tel. in Neochorion: (30-26250) 61388; Mobile Tel: (30-697794 79 16; E-mail: . Or contact one of the OLYMPIC CENTER’s representatives in the USA: Prof. Georgios Anagnostopoulos, University of California, San Diego, Tel. (858) 534-3072, (858) 481-8501, E-mail: , or Prof. Christos Evangeliou, Towson University, Tel.(410) 704-2755, Fax: (410) 704-4398, E-mail: .