Ethik und Ökonomie im Gesundheitssystem

4. and 5. March 2024
Halle (Saale)


Core Conference and local organization: Prof. Dr. Amelie Wuppermann
Program: Prof. Dr. Hendrik Schmitz

+ Health Economics + Health Policy + Health Systems + Health Services +

Die Teilnahme Registrierung ist ab dem 18. Dezember 2023 geöffnet.

Child care during the conference

Together with the Family Office of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, we offer professional childcare during the conference at a contribution of 10 €/day. To register for childcare, please contact Geschäftsstelle of the dggö by 10.1.2024 at the latest.

We would like to facilitate a pleasant atmosphere for all participants through a common Code of Conduct. An agreement is required from all participants of the conference.

Keynote Speakers

Daniel Hausman

Daniel Hausman, Rutgers University

Further information

Dr. Daniel M. Hausman is a Research Professor in the Center for Population–Level Bioethics (CPLB), Department of Health Behavior, Society and Policy at Rutgers University. He is also a faculty member within the Rutgers Department of Philosophy. Dr. Hausman was educated at Harvard, Cambridge, and Columbia Universities and taught at the University of Maryland, Carnegie-Mellon University, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His research addresses issues at the boundaries between economics and philosophy and currently focuses on the ethical appraisal of using cost-effectiveness information to guide health policy. Dr. Hausman is a co-founder of the journal Economics and Philosophy, and his most recent books are Valuing Health: Well-being, Freedom, and Suffering (2015), Economic Analysis, Moral Philosophy, and Public Policy (with Michael McPherson and Debra Satz, 3rd edition 2017), and How Health Care Can Be Cost-Effective and Fair (2023).

Kristina Orfali, Columbia Medical Center

Further information

Kristina Orfali is a Professor of Bioethics in Pediatrics at Columbia Medical Center, as well as a clinical ethicist and a member of the NY Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital Clinical Ethics Committee. Trained in France at the Ecole Normale Superieure and the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris, she holds a Ph.D. in Social Sciences from the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris. Before joining CUMC she has been an Assistant Professor in Medicine and Associate Director at the MacLean Center for Clinical Ethics at the University of Chicago and a Research Scholar at the Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy (ISERP) at Columbia. Her research and publications span a variety of ethical issues. She has published work in a cross-cultural perspective on patient's hospital experiences, on clinician and family decision-making and on neonatal ethics. Her more recent work focuses on ethical dilemmas, subjective risk assessment and international variations in neonatal prognosis with a particular emphasis on the links between decision theory and empirical results. Finally, she has published several comparative papers (USA-Europe) on the ethical issues raised by patient ‘triage’ during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Daniel Hausman

Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Conference Fee

Early Bird (18.12.2023 - 10.01.2024) Late (11.01.2024 - 19.02.2024) Ticket office
Members 160 € 200 € 250 €
Non-members 325 € 400 € 500 €
Student (Members) 80 € 110 € 150 €
Studend (Non-members) 160 € 190 € 230 €
Evening Event 50 € 60 € 70 €
Wenn die Abendveranstaltung aufgrund eines behördlichen Veranstaltungsverbots nicht stattfinden kann, wird der Betrag für die Abendveranstaltung erstattet. Bei Abmeldung von der Abendveranstaltung bis 19.2.2024 werden 100% der Kosten erstattet. Bei Abmeldung von der Konferenz bis zum 10.01.2024 werden 100% der Konferenzgebühr erstattet, bei Abmeldung bis 19.2.2024 werden 50% der Konferenzgebühren erstattet. Enthaltene Mehrwertsteuer 19%.

Evening Event & Accommodation


Hotels can be booked through the city of Halle. You can find an overview here. Please note that the special conditions only apply until January 5, 2024.

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Evening Event



Am Steintor 10, 06112 Halle (Saale)

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