16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Wulf Stratling

Affiliation: Anaesthesia Cardiff and Vale University LHB, Cardiff-Penarth, UK, United Kingdom;

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Invited Speaker. Anaesthetist, Medical Ethicist and Historian, Clinical Lead Medical Humanities.

Biography: Dr. Meinolfus “Wulf” M. Strätling, works as a Consultant Anaesthetist at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff, UK. He is also a medical ethicist and historian and has published on these topics extensively. Wulf is an internationally recognised and very experienced expert in clinical ethics consultation: For more than 10 years he was responsible for a very busy, consultant delivered clinical ethics consultation and research department at Germanys second largest University Hospital. During this time he also co-founded the German Clinical Ethics Consultation network. Since his appointment to his current position in the UK in 2007, he served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the UK Clinical Ethics Network (UKCEN) and many years on the Clinical Ethics Committee (CEC) of the Cardiff and Vale University LHB, one of the largest tertiary referral centres in the UK. There he also holds a formally recognised “Clinical Lead” role for “Medical Humanities”. In several countries he has advised multiple governments, parliaments, political parties, supreme courts, (inter)national organisations and media as a specialist Consultant on related matters. Contact: Directorate of Anaesthesia, Llandough University Hospital, Penlan Road, Cardiff - Penarth, CF64 2XX, Great Britain, wulf.stratling@Wales.nhs.uk.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared


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