Speaker: Ghaiath Hussein, Assistant Professor, Medical Ethics and Law, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland About this Seminar: Public health emergencies, whether natural or man-made, local or global, in peacetime or during […]
100 Years of Insulin: Medical Success, Ethical Mess?
Speakers: Dr. Andrew Helmers, MDCM, MHSc (Bioethics), MSc, Staff Physician, Department of Critical Care Medicine & Department of Bioethics, The Hospital for Sick Children Rashad Rehman, BA, PhD Candidate, Department […]
The Ethical Lessons from COVID-19: Past, Present and Applying Them to the Future of Cancer Care
Speaker: Arthur L. Caplan, PhD, Drs. William F. and Virginia Connolly Mitty Chair and Director, Division of Medical Ethics, NYU Grossman School of Medicine About the lecture: 12:00 – Introduction […]
Ethics of Paid Sick Leave for the COVID-19 Pandemic
Public health ethics principles support the provision of paid sick leave as a public health response to COVID-19.
Ontario COVID-19 Bioethics Table Statement of Concern about Public Health Measures
The Ontario COVID-19 Bioethics Table is deeply concerned about the recent measured outlined in the Ontario government’s stay-at-home order.
Examining Tensions in Public Health Ethics: Reflections from COVID-19
The 8th Annual Ross Upshur Lecture on Public Health Ethics will address some of the many ethical tensions that have been so clearly surfaced by the COVID-19 pandemic.
University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics joins the Dalla Lana School of Public Health
On July 1, 2015, the University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics (JCB) will join the Dalla Lana School of Public Health as its new home faculty.
Public health ethics: What is it, why is it important, and what’s next?
Public health ethics has emerged as a distinct area of scholarship and practice since the Joint Centre for Bioethics first opened its doors twenty years ago.