Xiao Wei’s studies focus on ethics, gender studies and bioethics (Public Health Ethics). Her book and teaching have won two professional prizes. She has also been selected as one of the “one-hundred promising schoÍÍlars of the Beijing government for the 21st century”. Her keynote at the IAPh 2021 will be about Confucianism and Bioethics. During the pandemic of 2019-nCoV/ COVID-19, while mobilizing global forces against the novel coronavirus pneumonia, „Global Public Health Ethics“ has seemingly become a meaningful tool to conceptualize some important public health issues globally and ethically. She hopes that the new concept goes beyond the current discussions of „global ethics“ and „global bioethics“, and integrates the previous related ethical research from the perspective of global health or public health.
Watch her full talk here.