Amos Shapira (Israel)
Professor of Law, The Buchamann Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University. Incumbent oF the Lubowski Chair of Law and Biomedical Ethics. Director of the Tel Aviv University Minerva Center for Human Rights. Former Dean of the Faculty of Law, Director of the Cegla Institute for Comparative and Private International law and Editor of the Tel Aviv University Studies in Law. Member, Tel Aviv University Biometlical Research in Humans Review Board and Animal Experimentation Review Board. Member of the Human Experimentation National Review Board. Member of the International Board of Editors, American Journal of Law & Medicine, International Fellow, Institute of Society, Ethics and the Life Sciencs, the Hastings Center, U.S.A., Member of the Executive Board, International Association of Law, Ethics and Science. Member of the Executive Board, Israel Medical Ethics Society, Member of the Advisory Committee on Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of the Human Genome Project, Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities. Deputy President of the Israel Press Council. Distinguished Professor, La Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico. Author of numerous publications in Hebrew, English and other languages.