Grigore T. Popa University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Iasi, Romania
Beatrice Gabriela Ioan is Professor of Legal Medicine and Bioethics at “Grigore T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy and physician at the Institute of Legal Medicine of Iași, Romania. She graduated from the Faculty of Medicine in 1993 and received her PhD in 2003. She also graduated from the Faculty of Psychology in 2002 and from the Law Faculty in 2012. In 2004 she completed the Master of Art Program in Bioethics at Case Western Reserve University, USA, and in 2013 the Master du Droit et Gestion de la Santé at Institut Catholique de Rennes, France. She is member of the Steering Committee for Human Rights in the Fields of Biomedicine and Health of the Council of Europe and its former Chair. Since 2016 she has been a member of the International Bioethics Committee of UNESCO. She is also the Chair of the Bioethics Commission and member of the Superior Discipline Commission of the Romanian College of Physicians. She has authored many scientific papers, books and book chapters on Bioethics and Legal Medicine.