Program of the Seventh Symposium of the IIfTC at the University of Groningen:

"Foundational Issues in Molecular Cardiology. New Avenues at the Interface of Molecular Biology and Cardiology"

Friday, June 17, 1994 Program at the University Center for Pharmacy, A. Deusinglaan 2
15.00-16.30 Reception with bread and soup at the University Center for Pharmacy,
A. Deusinglaan 2.
16.30-16.35 Welcome, Dr. Rein Vos


Lecture Prof. Dr. Knud Nierhaus, Information Flow from Genes (DNA) to Protein Structure: New Concepts

17.20-17.30 Comments of a cardiologist, Prof. Dr. Jochen Schaefer
17.30-17.50 Discussion
17.50-18.00 Short break for coffee
18.00-18.45 Lecture Prof. Dr. Ken F. Schaffner, The Complexity of Medical Knowledge in Molecular Cardiology
18.45-18.55 Comments of a philosopher of science, Prof. Dr. William Bechtel
18.55-19.15 Discussion
19.15-19.30 Walk to the Schimmelpenninckhuys, Oosterweg 53
19.30-20.15 Reception at the Schimmelpenninckhuys, Oosterweg 53
Saturday, June 18, 1994 Program at the Nautical Museum Groningen, Brugstraat 24-26
10.00-10.15 Inspirations from a Molecular Biology Lecture: Impressions of a Philosopher of Medicine, Dr. Evert van Leeuwen
10.15-10.30 Discussion
10.30-10.45 Inspirations from a Philosophy of Medicine: Impressions of a Cardiophysiologist, Prof. Dr. Eric O. Feigl
10.45-11.00 Discussion
11.00-11.30 Lecture Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Vosberg: The Causes of Inherited Cardiac Disease: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
11.30-11.45 Discussion
11.45-12.15 Lecture Prof. Dr. Hans-Jörg Rheinberger, From Cancer Research to Molecular Biology: The Emergence of Transfer RNA. With Some Remarks on Philosophy of Science
12.15-12.30 Discussion
12.30-13.00 Lecture Dr. Evert van Leeuwen, Dr. Rein Vos, Conceptual Changes and their Implication for the Meaning of Health and Disease. A Philosophy of Medicine View on Molecular Biology and Cardiology
13.00-13.15 Discussion
13.15-14.15 Lunch at the Korenbeurs, Haddingestraat 13
14.30-16.30 Discussion Round 1 - Chair: Prof. Dr. Gijs Elzinga
16.30-17.00 Break
17.00-19.00 Discussion Round 2 - Chair: Dr. Annemarie Mol
19.00-20.30 Enjoy yourself program
20.30 Dinner at India Restaurant Group, Carolieweg 11a

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