Dr Anne-Maree Farrell is Professor and Chair of Health Law and Society, and Director of the Centre for Health Law and Society at La Trobe University. Professor Farrell’s research expertise lies generally in health law, policy and ethics. She currently holds an ARC Future Fellowship, which involves examining the regulation of human tissue. Professor Farrell has published widely in a range of internationally recognised journals and edited collections. Recent books include Health Law: Frameworks and Context (Cambridge University Press 2017), with J Devereux, I Karpin & P Weller; Pioneering Healthcare Law: Essays in Honour of Margaret Brazier (Routledge 2016), co-edited with C Stanton, S Devaney and A Mullock; European Law and New Health Technologies (Oxford University Press 2013), co-edited with M Flear, T Hervey and T Murphy; and The Politics of Blood: Ethics Innovation and the Regulation of Risk (Cambridge University Press, 2012).
Presentation title: Regulating human tissue in Australia: Principles, institutions and politics
The Kirby Oration is sponsored by The Australian Centre for Health Law Research