King's College London

School of Law

Medical Law

Address:

Strand Campus

Strand

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Medical Law

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Study in depth the legal questions raised in the context of medicine including genetics; assisted reproduction; abortion; assisted suicide and euthanasia; advance decisions; autism; psychiatric ethics and mental health law; medical research; organ donations and the allocation of scarce resources. KEY BENEFITS • In-depth philosophical analysis and the most up-to-date legal scholarship applied to a very wide range of medical issues. • The programmme discusses controversial issues such as euthanasia and abortion with a balanced approach. • Supported by theUK's first Centre of Medical Law and Ethics and its distinguished team of academic staff members, teaching is conducted in small seminar groups to encourage active student participation.

Accreditation:

MA

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

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