Month: June 2018

Tracey Carver1, Dr Malcolm Smith1 1Senior Lecturer, QUT Law School, Australian Centre for Health Law Research, QUT Faculty of Law In Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board [2015] AC 1430, the UK Supreme Court confirmed that, under the law of negligence and...
  • June 28, 2018
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Dr Andrew McGee1, Dr  Drew Carter2 1Australian Centre for Health Law Research, QUT, Brisbane, Australia, 2Adelaide Health Technology Assessment (AHTA), School of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia This presentation examines what has been called the Equivalence Thesis in...
  • June 25, 2018
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Dr Imogen Goold1 1Associate Professor and Admissions Co-Ordinator, Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, Fellow and Tutor in Law, St Anne’s College Who should have the ultimate say over a child’s medical treatment? Gard and Yates argued that in cases where there is a...
  • June 20, 2018
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Professor Richard Murray is the Dean of the College of Medicine and Dentistry at James Cook University and the President of Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand. His career focus has been in rural and remote medicine, Aboriginal health, public...
  • June 18, 2018
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Professor Michael Selgelid is Director of the Monash Bioethics Centre; Director of the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Bioethics at Monash; and Chair of the Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Bioethics. He is also an Adjunct...
  • June 18, 2018
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Emma Kowal is Professor of Anthropology in the Alfred Deakin Institute at Deakin University, Convenor of the Deakin Science and Society Network and former Deputy Director of the National Centre for Indigenous Genomics at the Australian National University. Her current appointments include...
  • June 18, 2018
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Christopher Mayes is a Research Fellow in the Alfred Deakin Institute at Deakin University and Research-Affiliate in Sydney Health Ethics at the University of Sydney. He is an interdisciplinary scholar with disciplinary backgrounds in philosophy and sociology. His research interests...
  • June 18, 2018
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Prof Luc Deliens has a PhD in Health Sciences and MSc in Sociology. Since 2000, he is Director of the End-of-Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel & Ghent University, in Belgium (www.endoflifecare.be). He is currently a professor of Palliative...
  • June 17, 2018
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Vikki Entwistle has recently taken up the position of Professor and Director of the Centre for Biomedical Ethics at the National University of Singapore. Vikki’s research is highly interdisciplinary and collaborative. She draws particularly on social sciences and philosophy, and...
  • June 17, 2018
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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...
  • June 17, 2018
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