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60th Annual ESPE (ESPE 2022)

Rome, Italy
15 Sep 2022 - 17 Sep 2022

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The 60th ESPE Annual Meeting will now be taking place in Rome, Italy.

Plenary Lectures

How science can benefit from philosophy

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Why science needs philosophy and vice-versa

Laplane Lucie

Science was formerly an integral part of philosophy, but these two broad disciplines have gradually grown apart and are now typically viewed as completely different endeavors. In this talk, I will argue in favor of a renaissance in the integration of science and philosophy. I will argue first that philosophy can fruitfully contribute to science. I will take the example of stem cells in various contexts (homeostasis, regeneration and regenerative medicine, cancer) to illustrate...