Chris Gastmans is Full Professor of Medical Ethics at the Faculty of Medicine, KU Leuven. He has a Doctoral Degree in Theology (KU Leuven, 1995). Since 2013, he is President of the European Association of Centres of Medical Ethics (EACME).
Chris Gastmans is the coordinator of various empirical and philosophical research projects regarding elderly care and end-of-life care. He teaches Medical Ethics (Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Theology) and Ethics of Care (Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Philosophy). He coordinates the Intensive Course Nursing Ethics (Erasmus Mundus Master of Bioethics). He serves as an ethicist in the ethics board of European funded projects (e.g. PROactive), as well as in the ethics committees of Zorgnet Flanders and of the University Hospitals of Leuven.
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