Jürgen Wallner

Supports people in ethics: critical thinking, prudent decision-making.

Focus on healthcare:

»That others may heal.«

Healthcare ethics consultant, ethics program director,
university researcher & lecturer, trainer in ethics consultation, author.

Professional position

Ethics program director at Hospitaller Order of St. John of God, Austrian province

Academic position

Adjunct associate professor of legal ethics at University of Vienna's Faculty of Law


Ethics Consultant in Healthcare (K1, AEM)

Coordinator for Ethics Consultation in Healthcare (K2, AEM)

Trainer in Healthcare Ethics Consultation (K3, AEM)

Healthcare Ethicist Consultant-Certified (HEC-C, ASBH)


Bioethics Commission at the Austrian Federal Chancellery (BEK)

Academy of Ethics in Medicine (AEM)

American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (ASBH)

European Clinical Ethics Network (ECEN)

Austrian Forum for Healthcare Ethics Consultation (ÖPEG)

European Society for Philosophy of Medicine and Healthcare (ESPMH)

Austrian Society for Anaesthesiology, Resuscitation, and Intensive Care Medicine (ÖGARI)

Teaching & training

  • Ethikberatung im Gesundheitswesen (MedAk OÖ) [Healthcare ethics consultation]
  • Rechtsethik in der Medizin (Universität Wien) [Legal ethics in biomedicine]
  • Medizin- und Bioethik (Johannes Kepler Universität Linz) [Medical ethics & bioethics]
  • Rechtsphilosophie und Rechtsethik (Johannes Kepler Universität Linz) [Legal philosophy & legal ethics]