Hellenic National Bioethics Commission

TN-GR/28

DESCRIPTION OF THE STEP TRAINEESHIP PROVIDER

The Commission is an independent advisory body of experts addressed
to public authorities either by its own initiative or upon request. Its
mission is to highlight the interaction of life sciences and contemporary
social values. In particular, the Commission
(a) investigates the ethical, social and legal aspects that arise from
scientific advances in biology, biotechnology, medicine and genetics,
(b) outlines, in collaboration with the respective ministries, proposals of
general policy and provides specific recommendations on related issues,
(c) collaborates with international organizations and related bodies and
represents Greece to international fora, and
(d) informs the public on issues related to biotechnological advances and
the impact of their applications promoting public awareness and
dialogue.
The Commission has also the responsibility to co-ordinate other relevant
committees at a national level. More details can be found in the
Commission's founding law and the rules of procedure. The General
Secretariat of the Government supports the Commission on a financial
and administrative level.

WEBSITE

www.bioethics. gr

TYPE OF THE STEP TRAINEESHIP PROVIDER

Government

TRAINEESHIP TASKS

Literature research on various bioethics topics and preparation of a
relevant Report.

ORGANISING ELSA GROUP

ELSA Greece

PLACE OF THE TRAINEESHIP

Athens, Greece

EARLIEST START DATE

01/10/2019

LATEST END DATE

05/03/2019

DURATION

1 month/s

REMUNERATION

Public transportation, Other: Public Transportation will be provided by ELSA Athens

REQUIRED STUDY LEVEL

graduate - bachelor

LEGAL SKILLS REQUIRED

Environmental Law - General
Health Law - Advanced

LANGUAGE SKILLS REQUIRED

English - Fluent



NUMBER OF TRAINEES

3

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Any additional
information required by the applicant will be provided by the
Secretariat.