Azerbaijan was represented at the meeting of the Committee on Bioethics of the Council of Europe

The plenary meeting of the Committee on Bioethics (DH-BIO) of the Council of Europe was held. Head of Proteomics international laboratory of the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnologies of ANAS, Ph.D. Ismail Zulfugarov represented Azerbaijan.

The meeting focused on the collection of positive experience samples in the promotion of voluntary activities in mental health institutions, the Additional Protocol on the protection of human rights and dignity of persons with mental disorders with regard to involuntary placement and involuntary treatment in mental health institutions, рealth дiteracy, Genome Editing Technology, Children's Participation in Decision-Making, fair access to scarce health resources, artificial intelligence, promotion of dialogue on genomic medicine, bureau elections and a number of other organizational issues were discussed and relevant decisions were made.