WMA General Assembly

6-9 October 2004: Tokyo

The annual General Assembly of the World Medical Association will be held at the Imperial Hotel, Tokyo from 6 to 9 October 2004.

The programme of the meeting will be:

Wednesday 6 October: Standing committees
Thursday 7 October: Scientific session
Friday 8 October am: Scientific session
Saturday 9 October: Council meeting
Ceremonial Session
General Assembly

The theme of the scientific session is ‘Advanced Medical Technology and Medical Ethics’

Among the issues on the agenda for the rest of the meeting are:

  • Declaration of Helsinki
  • Water and Health
  • Regulations on Armed Conflict
  • the ethical recruitment of physicians