The ICMM Center of Reference for Education on IHL and Ethics in cooperation with the Medical Services Directorate of the Swiss Armed Forces and the ZH Center for Military Medical Ethics at Zurich University convene their joint

7th Workshop on Military Medical Ethics
End-of-life care – ethical issues in military and humanitarian missions

04 May 2017 - 06 May 2017
Forum Lilienberg (Switzerland)


Workshop Program

Please download the program → here (PDF).
The program booklet also contains abstracts of all presentations and short bio notes of our speakers.

General Information

Lili2017 Program CoverDate: 04.-06. May 2017
Location: Forum Lilienberg, Ermatingen (Switzerland)


MG (ret) Roger van Hoof, MD (ICMM Secretary General)
Dr. med. Raimund Bruhin (Acting Surgeon General Swiss Armed Forces)
Prof. Dr. Peter Schaber (Chair of Applied Philosophy, UZH)

Scientific Coordination

Dr. phil. Daniel Messelken
Lt Col David Winkler, MD, PhD

Organisation & Logistics

Swiss Armed Forces, Medical Services Directorate
ICMM Centef or Reference for Education on IHL and Ethics

Registration and Practical Information

Registration is mandatory for all attendants. No participation is possible without prior registration and confirmation. Note that places at the workshop are limited, registrations will be processed in the order of their arrival.

Registration form

Workshop Fee for participants: 600 CHF
The workshop fee includes

  • accommodation in a single room on 04./05. and 05./06.05.2017 at Forum Lilienberg,
  • all meals during the workshop,
  • and the bus transfer from and to Zurich Airport.

Early Arrival

If you arrive on the day before the workshop, the additional night 03/04.05.2017 at Forum Lilienberg can be booked for +198 CHF (includes the dinner on 03.05.2017 and breakfast).

Workshop grants for early stage researchers

The ZH Center for Military Medical Ethics (CMME) is again able to offer up to 2 grants to students or early stage researchers for the participation at the ICMM Workshop on Military Medical Ethics. The grants will cover the full workshop fee and shall allow young researchers to participate in the workshop.