Pre-Conference Workshop: An Introduction to Islamic Bioethics

"The Actors and Material of Islamic Bioethics"

Aasim I Padela, MD, MSc
Director, the Initiative on Islam & Medicine
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Faculty, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics
The University of Chicago


"The Tools of the Islamic Ethico-Legal Tradition (Usul)"

Jawad Anwar Qureshi, PhD(c)
Assistant Professor of Arabic and Islamic Studies at the American Islamic College
Doctoral Candidate in Islamic Studies at the University of Chicago's Divinity School


"Theological and Ontological Consideration for an Islamic Ethics of Medicine"

Shaykh Amin Kholwadia
Director, Darul Qasim Institute