Seminar on ‘Bioethics: Issues and Challenges’

Dimapur, March 29 (MExN): The Department of Philosophy, ICFAI University Nagaland organised a one-day state level students’ seminar on the theme, ‘Bioethics: Issues and Challenges’, on March 29 in the IUN Auditorium. The seminar was co-sponsored by Heritage Publishing House.  

The inaugural session was chaired by Rovikotuo Yhoshu, faculty co-ordinator for the seminar. The introduction to the seminar was given by Charles P. Alexander, Pro-Vice Chancellor, IUN where he stressed on the importance and relevance of Bioethics in the contemporary world. Dr. Lanusangla Tzudir, Publisher & Chief Editor of Heritage Publishing House spoke of the relevance of philosophy in contemporary times.  

Dr. R.K.Behera, Dean of Social Science, Patkai Christian College chaired the session where paper presenters from ICFAI University Nagaland, Patkai Christian College and Salesian College participated. The presenters spoke on topics like Abortion, Euthanasia and Organ Transplant. Wangbo Wangsu of Salesian College was adjudged the best paper presenter. Heritage Publishing House gave away certificates and prizes to all the paper presenters. The seminar was attended by students and faculty members from the University and different colleges.