Dr Jan Piasecki




Assistant professor. He holds a doctorate degree in philosophy (Jagiellonian University, 2010) and Erasmus Mundus Master of Bioethics (2010-2011).

He studied philosophy also at the Tilburg University in the Netherlands (Socrates/Erasmus 2005) and at International Academy of Philosophy in Santiago de Chile (2006). In May 2016 he was a visiting scholar of Erasmus Mundus Master of Bioethics at the University of Padova. He is a principal investigator in the project: Ethical Principles for Learning Health Care System funded by National Science Centre (Sonata 10, UMO-2015/19/D/HS1/00991).

Selected publications:

Piasecki J, Dranseika V.: Balancing professional obligations and risks to providers in learning healthcare systems. Journal of Medical Ethics, 2020. DOI: 10.1136/medethics-2019-105658

Cheah, P.Y., Piasecki, J.: Data Access Committees. BMC Med Ethics, 2020: 21, 12. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12910-020-0453-z

Dranseika, V., & Piasecki, J.: Transparent Defaults and Consent for Participation in a Learning Health Care System: An Empirical Study. Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics. 2020.  DOI: 10.1177/1556264620904272

Piasecki J., Dranseika V., Research vs. Practice: The Dilemmas of Research Ethics in the Era of Learning Health Care Systems. Bioethics, 2019, 33(5): 617-624. DOI: 10.1111/bioe.12571 

Piasecki J., Dranseika V., Learning to Regulate Learning Healthcare Systems. Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, 2019, 28(2):369-377. DOI: 10.1017/S096318011900020 

Waligora M., Bala M.M., Koperny M., Wasylewski M.T., Strzebonska K., Jaeschke R.R., Wozniak A., Piasecki J., Sliwka A., Mitus J.W., Polak M., Nowis D.,  Fergusson D., Kimmelman J.: Risk and surrogate benefit for pediatric Phase I trials in oncology: A systematic review with meta-analysis, PLOS Medicine, 2018, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002505 

Piasecki J, Walkiewicz-Żarek E, Kordecka A, Dranseika V. Ethical issues in biomedical research using electronic health records: a systematic qualitative review. Protocol. 2018. 

Piasecki J, Waligora M, Dranseika V. What Do Ethical Guidelines for Epidemiology Say About an Ethics Review? A Qualitative Systematic Review, Science and Engineering Ethics, 2016, doi: 10.1007/s11948-016-9829-3 (Open Access).

Piasecki J, Waligora M, Dranseika V. Assent in Paediatric Research and Its Consequences, [in:] Ethics and Governance of Biomedical Research: Theory and Practice, D. Strech and M. Mertz (eds.), 2016, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-28731-7

Dranseika V, Piasecki J, Waligora M, Relevant Information and Informed Consent in Research: In Defense of the Subjective Standard of Disclosure, Science and Engineering Ethics, 2016, doi: 10.1007/s11948-016-9755-4 (Open Access).

V. Dranseika, J. Piasecki, M. Waligora, Forensic uses of research biobanks: should donors be informed? Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy, 2015, 10.1007/s11019-015-9667-0 (Open Access).

Marcin Waligora, Malgorzata Bala, Magdalena Koperny, Rafal R. Jaeschke, Agnieszka Kargul, Jan Piasecki, Dominika Nowis, Jonathan Kimmelman. Risk and benefits of pediatric phase I trials in oncology, 2004 through 2014: a systematic review. PROSPERO 2015:CRD42015015961

Jan Piasecki, Marcin Waligora, Vilius Dranseika, Non-beneficial pediatric research: individual and social interests, Medicine, Healthcare and Philosophy, 2014, DOI 10.1007/s11019-014-9586-5

Marcin Waligora, Vilius Dranseika, Jan Piasecki, Child’s assent in research: Age threshold or personalisation? BMC Medical Ethics 2014, 15:44 doi:10.1186/1472-6939-15-44

Jan Piasecki, The Principle of Transitivity of Respect and Human Embryo Research, in: Pařízková, I., Loskotová, J. (eds.): 2nd International Summer School on Health Law, Assisted Reproduction, Mediation, Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Masaryk University, Brno 2011, 32-46.