Impact Ethics

NTE In Action

Françoise Baylis presents along with Toni Bond Leonard, Vivek Divan & Sara Hossain at plenary session, World Congress of Bioethics, St. John's Medical College, Bangalore, India (6 Dec 2018, 9:00AM-10:30AM).
Chair of Dalhousie University Senate, Kevin Hewitt, presents first Lloyd Fraser Award to Françoise Baylis for outstanding Senate leadership.
Françoise Baylis presents at workshop on the science, ethics, social and privacy implications of direct-to-consumer genetic genealogy. York University, 134 Ian MacDonald Blvd, North York, Toronto ON (21 Sept 2018, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM ADT).
Peter Doshi, Matthew Herder and other legal colleagues succeed in court challenge against Health Canada now ordered to release confidential pharmaceutical company data on HPV vaccines.
Matthew Herder receives a five-year appointment as a member of Canada's Patented Medicine Prices Review Board.
Françoise Baylis is featured in an article in Dalhousie News (1 June 2018).

NTE In Print

Françoise Baylis publishes a letter to the editor of the JOGC on Canada's prohibition on payment for surrogacy, eggs, and sperm.
Matthew Herder publishes a scholarly journal article on reviving the FDA's authority to publicly explain not only why new drug applications are approved but also why they've been rejected. (2 July 2018).
Françoise Baylis, Alana Cattapan and other experts from across Canada publish a fact sheet on the proposed changes to the AHR Act (29 May 2018).
Chris Kaposy publishes an Op-Ed in the New York Times (16 Apr 2018).
Françoise Baylis and Alice Dreger edit a set of book chapters on first-person case studies of attempts to fix serious ethical problems in medical practice and research.
Françoise Baylis & Marcus MacLeod provide comments on the Tri‐Council Policy Statement: Proposed Revisions to TCPS 2 (2014) Research Involving Human Cells and Cell Lines.