Month: June 2018

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....
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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...
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Dr Sarosh Saleem1, Dr Fajar Raza2 1Shalamar Medical & Dental College, Lahore, Pakistan, 2Shalamar Medical & Dental College, Lahore, Pakistan The pressing need for familiarity with the ethical dimensions of health care is acknowledged worldwide. United Nations Educational, Scientific and...
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Dr John Lantos1 1Childeren’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Mo, United States Survival rates for babies born at 22 and 23 weeks are steadily improving at centers that offer active treatment to these babies. For example, survival rates for these babies...
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Dr Andrew Hutchinson1 1Grantley Stable Neonatal Unit, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Herston, Australia, 2University of Queensland, Faculty of Medicine, Herston, Australia, 3Department of Paediatrics, Mackay Base Hospital, Mackay, Australia Extreme prematurity presents a number of challenges for health systems,...
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A/Prof. Deborah Zion1, A/Prof. Paul Macneill2, A/Prof. Chris Jordens2, Prof. Angus Dawson2 1Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia, 2University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Seeking asylum is protected by internationally agreed legal conventions, to which Australia is a signatory. Those seeking asylum are...
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Janine Mcilwraith1, Jacob Sutton1 1Slater & Gordon Lawyers, Melbourne, Australia This paper will examine the UK case of a junior doctor whom, as a result of her clinical care of a young boy, was found guilty of manslaughter by gross...
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Sam Boyle1 1School Of Law, Queensland University Of Technology, Brisbane, Australia Risk relative capacity, the idea that riskier decisions require a higher level of capacity than less risky decisions, is controversial. Significantly, it creates the possibility that a person could...
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Dr Koplin Julian1 1University Of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia It may soon be possible to generate human organs inside of human-pig chimeras (animals composed of a mix of pig and human cells) via a process called interspecies blastocyst complementation. This paper...
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