World Medical Association Council Meeting

April 25-27, 2019

Hotel Santiago, Avenida Presidente Kennedy 4601, Las Condes, Santiago, Chile

The WMA will hold a Council meeting at the Hotel Santiago from April 25-27, when physician leaders from national medical associations around the world will debate a number of key issues.

Policy items on the agenda include the threat from antimicrobial resistance, the development of artificial/augmented intelligence, genetic testing and the negative effects of defensive medicine. The meeting will also continue debating WMA policy on euthanasia and physician assisted suicide.

Although the WMA Council meeting is not open to the media, anyone wanting more information or wishing to interview participants should contact Nigel Duncan.