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The Bulgarian Center for Bioethics celebrated its 10th anniversary! The anniversary was marked by a series of special bioethics events:

Dr. Pascalev participated in a debate on new controversies in organ transplantation at the 15th Congress of ESOT in Glasgow September 4-7 2011. She argued the position that organ allocation should be based on fairness. Her opponent Dr. Alexander Gimson of Cambridge University Hospitals argued that allocation should be based on transplant benefit.
BCB hosted the International Round Table "Organ Donation in Europe: Problems, Perspectives and Exchange of Best Practices" - October 8, 2010 at the Radisson Blue Grand Hotel Sofia.
BCB hosted the Annual Meeting of the ELPAT Working Groups, which took place from October 8-10, 2010 at the Radisson Blue Grand Hotel Sofia.
On May 19, 2010, Dr. Adelina Ilieva, Sr. Fellow of BCB, met with Mr. Luca Volonte, Member of Social, Health and Family Affairs Committee, Parliamentary Assembly, Council of Europe during his visit at the Bulgarian National Assembly.
In April 2010, Dr. Assya Pascalev, Director of BCB, presented a lecture on "Expanding Living Organ Donation in Europe and the New EU Member States" at the International Congress of ELPAT in Rotterdam.