Institute Members


  • Matthew Herder
    Director, Health Law Institute
    Associate Professor of Medicine and Law
  • Joanna Erdman (on sabbatical til June 30/19)
    Associate Director, Health Law Institute
    MacBain Chair in Health Law and Policy
    Assistant Professor of Law
  • Constance MacIntosh
    Acting Associate Director (til June 30/19)
    Associate Professor of Law

  • Jocelyn Downie
    Fellow, Royal Society of Canada
    Fellow, Canadian Academy of Health Sciences
    Professor of Law and Medicine
  • Elaine Gibson
    Professor of Law
  • Michael Hadskis
    Assistant Professor of Law and School of Health Administration
  • Adelina Iftene
    Assistant Professor of Law
  • Sheila Wildeman
    Associate Professor of Law

Affiliate Members

  • Crystal Dieleman
    Assistant Professor
    School of Occupational Therapy
    Dalhousie Faculty of Health
  • Jacqueline Gahagan
    Professor (Health Promotion)
    School of Health & Human Performance,
    Dalhousie Faculty of Health

Policy Analysts

Administrative Assistant

  • Ashley Johnson