The John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre is the only interdisciplinary, academic health ethics centre in Alberta and one of the first in Canada. The Centre is involved in health ethics education, research and community engagement at the University of Alberta.



 Health Ethics Today     Health Ethics Today: Read the latest issue, Volume 25(1) June 2017.

    Now available to view: Video from Keynote Presentation Physician-Assisted Death: The first 6 months... by Dr. James Downar for Health Ethics Symposium on Medical Assistance in Dying, 25 November 2016.

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  1. Issues in Health Ethics

    January 26 2018

    "Hi-Tech" success and "low-tech" failure in NICU – a matter of ethics. Presenters: Paul Byrne and Brendan Leier.

  2. Department of Critical Care Medicine Grand Rounds

    January 31 2018

    Managing a major biological incident: it could happen to you. Visiting Speaker: Ganesh Suntharalingam.

  3. Health Ethics Seminar

    February 01 2018

    The Ethics of Clinical Research: especially when it goes wrong! Visiting Speaker: Ganesh Suntharalingam.

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