TOPIC OF THE CONGRESS

• MAIN TOPIC: CONSENT FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT

   o Consent for Medical Treatment of a Minor Child

   o Consent for Medical Treatment of an Adult

   o Possible Exceptions to Consent Requirement for Medical Treatment

   o Ethical Dilemmas concerning Possible Exceptions to Consent Requirement for

   Medical Treatment

   o Presumed Consent

   o Extension of an Operation

   o Medical Will

   o Refusal of Resuscitation under Turkish Law

   o Problems of Proof and Evidence

• THE PRACTICE OF BIOTECHNOLOGY AND LAW

   o Designer Baby

   o Assessment of Artificial Intelligence with respect to Medical Law

   o Stem Cell Research

   o Human Cloning

• ORGAN AND TISSUE TRANSPLANTATION

   o Amendments with the Law No. 7151

   o Harmonisation Activities with the European Union Legislation

• ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION

   o Human Embryo within Medical Law and Legal Problems

   o Surrogate Motherhood in light of the Recent Amendments

   o Consequences of the Amendments with the Law No. 7151 on Artificial

Insemination

• PRIVACY AND PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA

   o Assessment of E-health Application from the Perspective of Patient Privacy and

Personal Data

   o The Process and Decision of the Personal Data Protection Committee in the field

of Medical Law

   o Problems with Reporting the Pregnancies under the Age of 18

• THE RIGHTS OF HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS

   o Right to Protection against Violence

• THE LAW OF MEDICINE AND MEDICAL DEVICES

• THE LAW OF HEALTH TOURISM

• PALLIATIVE CARE AND MEDICAL LAW CHALLENGES

• LEGAL LIABILITY IN PLASTIC SURGERY AND THE CONTRACT OF WORK

• EMERGENCY MEDICAL INTERVENTION AND MEDICAL LAW PROBLEMS

   o Medical Forensic Examinations and Forensic Reports

• INTENSIVE CARE AND MEDICAL LAW PROBLEMS

• DIALYSIS AND MEDICAL LAW PROBLEMS

• LIABILITIES OF PHYSICIANS

• THE DETERMINATIONS ON MEDICAL LAW IN THE DECISIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL

APPLICATION TO THE TURKISH CONSTITUTIONAL COURT

• CRIME OF GENITAL EXAMINATION
• MISDEMEANORS IN THE FIELD OF MEDICAL LAW
• THE PRACTICE OF CHEMICAL CASTRATION IN RELATION TO THE RECENT LEGAL
DEVELOPMENTS
• THE CONCEPT OF PATIENT’S RELATIVE IN MEDICAL LAW
• THE PRACTICE OF MEDICAL LAW FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF SOCIAL GENDER
INEQUALITY
• PROBLEMS IN PRACTICE ARISING FROM THE HEARINGS OF MEDICAL LAW DISPUTES IN
CONSUMER COURTS
• ALTERNATIVES TO MALPRACTICE LITIGATION
o Mediation
o Alternative Models in Comparative Law
• LEGAL ASSESSMENT OF DEFENSIVE MEDICAL PRACTICES
• END-OF-LIFE DECISIONS
• SMART CONTRACTS IN HEALTH TOURISM
• LEGAL PROBLEMS WITH FAMILY PHYSICIANS
o Liability of Family Physicians Due to the Medical Reports
o Liability for The Negligence of Family Physicians in Practice
• MEDICAL LIABILITY INSURANCE IN MEDICAL DISPUTES

*Please note that congress topics are not limited to the listed ones. We
welcome all and any topics related to medical law, in particular, current issues
and developments in foreign countries, which bring new insights to the issues
concerning medical law.