Empirical Ethics

Nicole Shepherd1 1University Of Queensland, Herston, Australia In this talk I present an analysis of program designed to support people with serious mental illness to live in the community.  Policy documents and interviews with 95 staff involved in program delivery...
  • June 13, 2018
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Prof. Angus Dawson1 1Sydney Health Ethics, University Of Sydney, Australia For the purposes of this talk I assume that in bioethics we wish to establish a substantive ethical conclusion about some issue in health or the life sciences. In the...
  • June 13, 2018
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Dr Chris Degeling1, A/Prof  Tess Lea3, Dr Victoria  Brookes4, Prof  Michael Ward4 1Research For Social Change, Faculty of Social Science, University of Wollongong, Australia, 2Sydney Health Ethics, University of Sydney , Australia , 3Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Dept....
  • June 13, 2018
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Prof. Stacy Carter1, Prof. Vikki Entwistle2, Prof.  Jackie Leach-Scully3 1Research for Social Change, University of Wollongong, The University Of Wollongong, Australia, 2Centre for Biomedical Ethics, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, 3Policy Ethics and Life...
  • June 13, 2018
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Jessica Pace1, A/Prof Wendy Lipworth1 1University Of Sydney, Sydney Health Ethics , Sydney, Australia The option to withdraw marketing approval or subsidy for medicines underpins a number of healthcare policies governing access to medicines. For example, a number of jurisdictions...
  • June 13, 2018
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Dr Jacqueline  Savard1,2,3, Ms Chriselle  Hickerton4,5, Professor Brenda Wilson6, Professor Sylvia Metcalfe4,5, Ms Bronwyn Terrill3,7,8, Associate Professor Clara Gaff9, Associate Professor Kathleen  Gray5, Dr Anna  Middleton10, Associate Professor Ainsley Newson2 1Deakin University, Geelong , Australia, 2The University of Sydney, Sydney,...
  • June 12, 2018
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Dr Danya Vears1 1 Centre For Biomedical Ethics And Law, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium Next generation sequencing technologies (NGS) such as whole genome, whole exome, and large panels of genes, are rapidly changing the paradigm of medicine. Although initially NGS...
  • June 12, 2018
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Prof. Lyn Gilbert1, Professor Ian Kerridge1 1Sydney Health Ethics, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia Published literature indicates that doctors are consistently less compliant than nurses with infection prevention and control (IPC) practices, such as hand hygiene. This...
  • June 12, 2018
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Muhammad Zubayr Ali Maudarbocus1, Professor Lynn  Gillam2, Associate Professor Clare Delany2 1The University Of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia, 2The Royal Children’s Hospital, Parkville, Australia Disorders of sex development (DSD) are congenital conditions associated with atypical development of chromosomal, gonadal or anatomical...
  • June 12, 2018
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Prof. Stacy Carter1, Prof  Vikki Entwistle2, Dr Bek McWhirter3, Assistant Professor Tamra Lysaght2 1Research for Social Change, Faculty of Social Science, The University Of Wollongong, Australia, 2Centre for Biomedical Ethics, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore,...
  • June 12, 2018
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