Student Essay Winner

Jemimah S. Thompson1 1The University of Queensland Taking a “wrongful birth” case as impetus for considering the current state of the debate on genetic selection and as a means of highlighting the various ethical intuitions involved, I argue that the...
  • June 15, 2018
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Caitlin Davis1 1Australian National University The disciplines of ethics, science and the law often conflict when it comes to determining the limits and boundaries of embryo research. Under current Australian law and regulations, and in various other jurisdictions, research conducted...
  • June 15, 2018
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Student Essay John McPhee (Law) Prize Winner Brent Hyslop1 1University Of Otago, Post-graduate student; Bioethics Centre, University of Otago, New Zealand Decision-making capacity is a vital concept in law, ethics, and clinical practice. Two legal cases where capacity literally had life and...
  • September 22, 2016
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Student Essay Max Charlesworth (Bioethics) Prize Winner  Helene Jacmon1 1Monash University Disclosure is a common response to conflicts of interest; it is intended to expose the conflict to scrutiny and enable it to be appropriately managed. For disclosure to be...
  • September 22, 2016
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