Impact Ethics

NTE In Action

Françoise Baylis is interviewed by Nicolas Terry on the topic of germline ethics and the health policy implications of CRISPR technology.
Françoise Baylis wins the 2020 Association of American Publishers Prose Award (in the category of Clinical Medicine) for her book Altered Inheritance: CRISPR and the Ethics of Human Genome Editing.
Matthew Herder talks about finding common cause in addressing climate change, demagoguery, destroying democracy, the social determinants of health, class, poverty and structural racism.
Françoise Baylis is interviewed by Laura Lynch, host of CBC Radio program, The Current│Live Radio│On Demand (24 Oct 2019).
Françoise Baylis gives plenary (3) lecture at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine Annual Scientific Congress & Expo, 2019 (8:30AM-9:15AM, 15 Oct 2019, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA).
Françoise Baylis is interviewed by Genome Alberta on the subject of how the human genome belongs to us all and there needs to be a broad discussion on how we put new gene editing technology to work.

NTE In Print

Françoise Baylis and Natalie Kofler argue against using immunity passports for COVID-19.
Françoise Baylis argues that Canada needs one (not many local) triage protocol for the COVID-19 pandemic.
Andrew Fenton reflects on a recent Science magazine article outlining the management of some laboratory rodent populations as a result of COVID-19.
Martha Paynter and Françoise Baylis explain how abortion is an essential service to be maintained throughout the pandemic.
Françoise Baylis considers how Canadians and Americans in this pandemic situation urgently need to find ways to build and maintain trust within and across our borders.
Françoise Baylis reviews Canadian responses to the Coronavirus pandemic and makes a novel proposal for addressing risks attached to public transportation.